That’s Not My Bag, Baby

By: Evan Brown

The day has arrived: Plastic bags in SF are a thing of the past… mostly.

If you somehow hadn’t heard, just plain forgot, or were understandably confused by the only-just-concluded wrangling in court and thought it was already here, be advised that San Francisco’s ban on plastic bags for all but a few types of businesses takes effect today. All petroleum-based disposable bags are getting the sack by 2013.

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