On August 22nd, a representative of the Connecticut Food Association (CFA), Stan Sorkin, will come from Hartford to lobby the Darien Board of Selectmen against a plastic bag ban in our town. As part of it’s so called ‘Green Agenda‘, the CFA works with the American Plastics Council to “educate legislators on the consequences of [...]
Work with us to save the environment by encouraging the use of reusable bags. Sign the petition that will request the Board of Selectmen to put in an ordinance to ban plastic shopping bags in Darien. To learn more, send us an email, join us for the following events in town, and stay tuned for [...]
1. Use reusable canvas or cloth bags. Reusable bags are more environmentally friendly than paper or plastic. Most grocery and big box stores now offer reusable bags for sale to customers. Keep them in your car for the next time you have to run out to shop.
2. Say “No thank you.” Not [...]