State regulators, feds team up to deep-six California swordfishermen

What is being done in the name of protecting marine mammals and sea turtles from the practices of California fishermen will ironically – and predictably – benefit foreign suppliers of swordfish, many of whom operate with nary a thought of protecting endangered marine life.

By |2020-03-20T00:19:13-04:00March 20th, 2020|Economy, Regulation|Comments Off on State regulators, feds team up to deep-six California swordfishermen

Banning plastic grocery bags spreads disease

Count on at least two results from the outlawing of plastic grocery bags: increased energy use and environmental cost to produce more paper grocery bags; and increased spreading of germs from reusable tote bags at grocery stores, which is especially worrisome with coronavirus spreading.

By |2020-03-19T07:12:45-04:00March 18th, 2020|Regulation|Comments Off on Banning plastic grocery bags spreads disease