Ojai resident and small business owner Meg Goodwin told the sizable audience that it takes 20 million barrels of oil to produce the plastic bags used by Americans in a single year, and an estimated 300,00 tons of plastic bags wind up in landfills.
"If not now, when?
We have to start somewhere," said Goodwin
of the proposed ordinance.
Ojai resident and business owner Meg Goodwin agreed that the labeling is something the council should at least look at.