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Last year, the city of Seattle enacted a far-reaching ban on the use of plastic bags by retailers and grocery stores. The ban came with a penalty of $250 for all violators, as well as a small fee for those stores that continued to use paper bags. Similar laws were enacted before the bag ban that made recycling mandatory for all businesses and residents. The only problem is that the city’s Utilit...

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When people think of Seattle, WA they typically think of Starbucks and cold, rainy weather. Granted, those really are hallmarks of Seattle’s legacy....