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TNRC Backs Reducing Plastic Waste – Transylvania County, NC


September 23, 2019

A proposed state law to reduce plastic waste and single-use products is being backed by the Transylvania Natural Resources Council (TNRC).

During its regular meeting last week, the TNRC unanimously voted to pass a resolution to support House Bill 823 and to send a letter to the General Assembly. The bill is currently in committee. According to the resolution, the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners also endorses the bill, which encourages sustainability by “increasing revenues to counties with programs designed to reduce plastic waste.”

In addition to the resolution, the TNRC...

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