PAPER, PLASTIC OR REUSABLE? IT’S A MIXED BAG – A CASE STUDY OF PLASTIC BAG LEGISLATION IN AMERICA
作者: Katherine Mantz Timothy K. Mantz Marius Gavriletea
刊名: Journal of Academy of Business and Economics™, 2017, Vol.17 (1)
来源数据库: International Academy of Business and Economics
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18374/JABE-17-1.4
关键词: SustainableGreenPlastic BagsPaper BagsReusable BagsBag BansBag FeesBag LegislationGreenEnvironment
原始语种摘要: Research indicates governmental organizations in the United States (US) are not making legislative decisions on plastic bag use based on substantiated scientific research. US plastic bag legislation appears to be a symbolic gesture rather than substantive solution to perceived environmental concerns (Santarpio, 2012; Burnett, 2013; Lewis, Verghese and Fitzpatrick, 2010; O’Reilly, 2000; Brittain and Rich, 2015; Adler 2016; Taylor and Villas-Boas, 2016; EIA, 2016). Daley (2017) and Klepper (2017) found at least four states that have banned plastic bag bans with many municipalities following suit. The authors discuss how governments are learning the science behind the plastic bag issues does not support the rhetoric put forth to promote plastic bag bans and fees and that plastic bags may be...
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  • CASE Computer-Aided Software Engineering
  • IT Idle Time
  • plastic 可塑性的
  • discuss 议论
  • learning 学识
  • making 制定
  • substantive 独立的
  • problem 题目
  • scientific 科学
  • promote 助长