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California Becomes First State to Ban Single-Use Hotel Toiletries

California became the first state in the nation to ban hotels from offering mini toiletries in plastic bottles Wednesday when Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill to that effect into law.  Assemblyman Ash Kalra, D-San Jose, who sponsored the bill, applauded the governor's action.  "We have reached a tipping point for action and more needs to be done that transitions consumers and businesses towards more sustainable alternatives," Kalra said in a statement reported by The Sacramento Bee. "And given our state's large presence in tourism, this will be a model for the nation."  Read more.....

 

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