A man carries items in a plastic bag as he walks down Evergreen Way on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 in Everett, Wa. The city of Everett is looking at a ban on the bags. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

A man carries items in a plastic bag as he walks down Evergreen Way on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 in Everett, Wa. The city of Everett is looking at a ban on the bags. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

A statewide plastic bag ban may be in Washington’s future

Rep. Peterson is pushing for a prohibition similar to the one he helped enact in Edmonds in 2009.

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