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New York Governor David Paterson has signed legislation to increase the collection and recycling of plastic carryout bags.


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New York Governor David Paterson has signed legislation to increase the collection and recycling of plastic carryout bags.

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Latest: Many Retailers In New York State Now Required To Recycle Plastic Bags - New York Governor David Paterson has signed legislation to increase the collection and recycling of plastic carryout bags.

Many Retailers In New York State Now Required To Recycle Plastic Bags

New York Governor David Paterson has signed legislation to increase the collection and recycling of plastic carryout bags.

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November 15 Is "America Recycles Day"

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