Bring Your Own Bag Madison (BYO Madison) is a group of Madison, Connecticut residents dedicated to raising awareness about the toxic effects of single-use plastics on our health, community, waterways, environment, and economy.
Sign our petition to help us reach our goal of at least 500 signatures in order for us to present it to the Board of Selectmen.
The good news we already have 460+ signatures, so you are in good company!
2. CT Food Association supports bag bans with a fee on paper bags to encourage the use of Reusable Bags.
3. Plastic Bag Bans are effective. See the analysis from the CT Food Association.
Westport was the first town in Connecticut to pass an ordinance – in 2008!