Massachusetts

Bag Ban Newburyport, Mass

Victory | September 08 2014

Plastic Pollution

The Chapter helped support a coalition of Newburyport residents to help pass a bag ban in the town. 

The next step will be improving the ordinance to include a fee on paper!

Plastic Pollution

Rise Above Plastics is designed to eliminate the impacts of plastics in the marine environment by raising awareness about the dangers of plastic pollution and by advocating for a reduction of single-use plastics and the recycling of all plastics.

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Looking for more information?

Staff Contact Chapter Contact

Melissa Gates, Northeast Regional Coordinator, mgates@surfrider.org.

Massachusetts Chapter Chair: chair@ma.surfrider.org.