Four bills have been introduced in the Vermont Legislature that are trying to reduce the use and waste of plastics. These range from bills targeting plastic bottles, bags and straws, microplastics and buoys and docks. We'll discuss how to reduce plastic use and waste and the bills aimed at this goal.
Joining us for the discussion are:
- Paul Burns, executive director of VPIRG
- Middlebury State Rep. Robin Scheu, sponsor of H.74
- New Haven Sen. Chris Bray, sponsor of S.60
- Erin Sigrist, president of the Vermont Retail & Grocers Association
Broadcast live on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.