Standing Up for Local Plastic Bag Bans

On June 25, 2013, the California Court of Appeal upheld Marin County’s plastic bag ban against a legal challenge brought by the Save the Plastic Bag Coalition. This is the latest victory for local governments against the plastics industry and its allies. We’ve asked the Court of Appeal to make its opinion an official legal precedent. If our petition is accepted, other cities will be allowed to rely on the court’s findings when defending their own plastic bag ordinances from near-identical plastics industry attacks.


Los Angeles 1,200 MW Solar Endorsement Form

To endorse the 1,200 MW local solar goal for Los Angeles oin behalf of your business or community group, download this form and email or fax a signed copy to Emily Kirkland,, (213) 251-3699.