Should plastics bags be banned in New York City? HRN’s Jack Inslee sits down with Jennie Romer of PlasticBagLaws.org to discuss a plastic bag ban in the city, and what it could mean for the surrounding ecosystem. What other cities have instituted plastic bag bans, and to what success? Tune in to this segment to find out! Thanks to our sponsor, Rolling Press.

“They not only saw a reduction in the amount of plastic bags that people were using, but they also saw a similar reduction in the amount of plastic bags in the river.” [2:15]

Jennie Romer on Plastic Bag Bans