"This is a great step," Councilman Sam Liccardo said. "It's an opportunity to lead on an important environmental issue."
First they foisted plastic bags upon us in order to "save a tree", and now they tell us to fuck the trees and switch back to paper. Since lunatic liberal mood-swings are cyclic, expect a time in the not too distant future where they remember how warm and cuddly all those trees were and mandate a return to plastic.
And, pray tell, just when did the government, ANY government, get the right to tell its citizens what sort of tote to use when shopping?