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Ehrlich: Changes to proposed plastic bag ban puts stores at competitive disadvantage

The Massachusetts legislature has watered down a bill co-sponsored by Rep. Lori Ehrlich that would authorize a ban on plastic bags throughout the Commonwealth while charging shoppers a 10-cent fee for single-use bags, and the Marblehead Democrat said that in so doing, the House defeated the original purpose of it. And the result is that…

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