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As Plastic Bags Go Bye, a Renewed Push to Recycle Fabrics

The Sanitation Department’s "ReFashion Week" promotion vies to make textile sustainability chic. Meanwhile, the plastic shopping bag ban hits March 1.

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New Yorkers Still Confused on How Plastic Bag Ban Will Work

With new law coming March 1, we found a supermarket hawking sacks made of thicker plastic. Meanwhile, shoppers and shopkeepers were girding for shift.


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