plastics working group
Advocate to Local, State, and Federal officials and agencies regarding specific policies and bills.
Prevent new Plastics manufacturing facilities from being permitted or built in Texas or adjoining states.
Engage with other organizations to mobilize support, volunteers, and advocacy of the goals of the Plastic Working Group.
Thursday, August 26th at 5:30 PM
Featuring: Maia Corbitt - President, Texans for Clean Water
Remember when kids collected bottles and cans for cash? Now, we can do it for plastic.
States from Iowa to Maine, have successfully implemented a free-market, no-tax solution to plastic waste and litter: A Rebate Program that has produced extraordinary results over the years. https://www.texansforcleanwater.org/the-plan
Upcoming event: Trinity River Guided Canoe Tour
Saturday, August 28th
California Crossing Blvd
1633 California Crossing Rd
Dallas, TX 75220
Start at California Crossing and go 3-1/2 miles to Frasier Dam
Bring a bottle of water, insect spray, and sun protection.
We will be providing grabbers and trash bags for a bit of recreational trash pickup along the way.
We have spots for 7 canoers
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org and spots are on a first-come basis.
June Meeting Highlights
The Future of Fossil Fuels: Plastics?
Presentation by: Peter BellaThe Future of Fossil Fuels: Plastics?
Presentation by: Peter Bella
Former Director Natural Resources Department, Alamo Area Council of Governments (retired)
Also, we had a discussion on the next steps for a No-Plastic Waste Company Database:
Meeting Recap Video