Re “Paper or Plastic? The City Has a Plan to Get You to Say No to Both” (news article, April 23), about the New York City Council’s approval of a nickel charge on paper bags following the statewide ban on single-use plastic bags:
Paper is part of the solution, not the problem. Paper is recyclable, compostable, reusable and made from a renewable resource, trees, which capture and store carbon from the atmosphere.
Source: The New York Times
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