Philip Rozenski, senior director of sustainability at Novolex and policy chairman for the American Progressive Bag Alliance, which represents manufacturers, says plastic bags only make up 0.3 percent of the waste stream.
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But the American Progressive Bag Alliance claimed the ban would kill thousands of jobs in California and cost consumers hundreds of dollars annually in bag fees.
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