The retail industry had already pulled a trick that is becoming more common from industries. Pass laws that prohibit cities or counties from passing laws on such issues. The sign that your lobbyist is doing his or her job.
In the industries defense, changes are voluntarily being made either by offering discounts for using bags or charging for the one use.
Buy here is the best comment of all:
"It was a thorough, well-researched piece of work," Fred McCormack of the Florida Dry Cleaners Coalition said, paradoxically adding, "We absolutely don't agree with any of the recommendations."
The battle continues....
Audubon gives 10 Good Reasons to Ban Bags.