Write to or call your mayor, city counsel member, or state representative to express your support for the reduction in plastic bag consumption through:
- bans on single-use carryout bags
- fees for single-use carryout bags
- credits for bags supplied by customers
- the distribution of free or at-cost reusable bags
- litter clean-ups
If you live in California, contact your state Assembly or Senate member to express your support for plastic bag regulation. You can determine who your state representatives are by clicking here and entering your zip code: http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/yourleg.html.