by Susan Hellauer
Award-winning documentary Bag It! follows average citizen Jeb Berrier as he takes a deep look at our increasingly plastic world, and the ubiquitous flimsy sacks peeled off and filled by the hundreds of billions every year.
Several US states and towns have fought back hard against deep-pocketed industry lobbyists and shed the plastic bag habit. Can Rockland County and supposedly green-leaning New York State do the same?