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Should Plastic Bags Be Banned?20:34
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A move by the town of Brookline to ban plastic bags at grocery and other retail stores has some wondering if it’s really the best way to protect the environment.

Guests:

  • Clint Richmond, Brookline Town Meeting member who helped write the petition to ban plastic bags
  • Al Lewis, economist who is in favor of taxing retailers instead

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This segment aired on December 10, 2012.

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