Take urgent action to ban plastic bags!
At the beginning of the year, Rhode Island lawmakers took up consideration of a bill to ban plastic shopping bags statewide. This should be a no-brainer: banning plastic bags would be a huge victory for Narragansett Bay and its wildlife by eliminating a major source of marine trash.
That's why we can’t believe top state lawmakers haven’t yet scheduled this for a vote.
Send a message showing Rhode Island’s top leaders, as well as your own state rep and senator, where you stand.