In the News
September 20, 2019
Join the Global Climate Strike TODAY, September 20th!
10am at Burnside Park, 12pm at the RI State House!
September 12, 2019
9/12 meeting overview:
-Bag Bill goes into effect October 22nd!
-Remember to check any of the Providence Libraries for ZWP Bag Swaps: take a bag, leave a bag!
-Keep a look out for upcoming bag handout dates and bag collection dates
COMPOSTING (Composting sub group -...
September 11, 2019
ZWP has been busy! Stop by our next meeting, 6:00pm on September 12th* at 498 Pine Street, to see how you can help!
The “Reduction of Single-Use Checkout Bags by Retail Establishments” ordinance passed and will be underway this fall!
Each year, 32 million tons of plastic -- including a full one-third of packaging produced -- enter the environment with 8 million tons escaping into t...
Strategies for Reducing Plastic Pollution
October 30, 2017
Environmental Impacts of Plastic Bags
Based on US EPA 2012 numbers, roughly 13 billion HDPE single-use plastic bags were generated annually in Cali...
Plastic Bags and Bag Bans
September 1, 2018
Reusable Bag Sew-In • 11/30/19
November 21, 2019
Reusable Bag Handout 10/19
October 18, 2019
10/3/19 ZWP Meeting Notes
October 3, 2019
Say goodbye to plastic bags as of 10/22/19
October 2, 2019
Call to Action!
9/12/19 ZWP Meeting Notes