Fox News reports, "Massachusetts will become the first state to ban the purchase of single-use plastic bottles for state agencies."
Democratic Gov. Maura Healey announced, "'In government, we have an obligation to stop contributing to this damage and chart a better path forward.' Healey said Monday in New York City, according to the Boston Globe. 'So we are proud to become the first state to adopt a procurement ban on single-use plastic bottles.'"
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