Paper or plastic no more: D.C.'s 5-cent bag fee
Here's another story that started here on Story Lab, where reporter Steve Hendrix first asked readers to opine about the impact of the District's new 5-cent fee on shopping bags at all retail establishments that sell food or beverage.
And here's your chance to provide some feedback on how the bag fee is playing in your household, especially as compared with some other recent fee hikes in these parts:
Coming Monday here on the big web site, a behavioral psychologist discusses why so many of us feel so passionately about the bag fee. Join the discussion Monday at 1 p.m. at washingtonpost.com/discussions.
| January 22, 2010; 3:43 PM ET
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