Explore the map and dataset below to view legislation around the world. Find out what plastic regulation has been passed where and link to ordinance language when available. Please keep in mind the map does not reflect all existing legislation and some legislation links may not be the most up-to-date version of text. This feature is best viewed in Chrome browser.

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National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) 2019 proposed and pending US State Legislation, with links to external policy documents related to: Waste Management, Recycling, EPR; Polystyrene; Straw Upon Request; Plastic Bag Ban and Fee; Study Commission and Task Force; Comprehensive Single Use Plastic Bans.

The Last Beach Cleanup Informational summary table of adopted plastic bag, straw and foam container laws at the country level worldwide.

BagLaws.com Map and lists US Legislation on plastic bags, state and local ordinances. Filter views to access policy overviews and link to external policy documents.