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Jim Morrissey: Colorado’s got this one in the bag

Opinion

Get ready for plastic and paper bag fees in Colorado — and say goodbye to styrofoam

Plastic bags would only be available in limited situations under House Bill 1162, a measure from Colorado Democrats aiming to drive down waste

Environment

Opinion: Nothing we use for a few minutes should harm our environment for hundreds of years

Our planet is about to be flooded with plastic if we don’t do something to turn the tap off.

Opinion Columns

Colorado trash companies invest millions to speed up recycling. Now they just need more people to recycle.

U.S. firms are reopening paper mills, expanding plants to turn recycled waste into something useful and need more glass, plastics and paper

Environment

Forget plastic bans: Mountain towns try volunteerism, bootcamps as solutions to single-use

Telluride and Mountain Village are working together to find products that can solve the town’s reliance on plastic and recycling

Environment

Colorado’s ban on banning plastics has cities’ plans to outlaw single-use bags and straws in limbo

A little-known Colorado law written to protect recycling stands is in the way of cities that want to outlaw straws, plastic grocery bags and Styrofoam containers

Environment