District businesses selling food or alcohol are required to charge $.05 for each disposable paper or plastic carryout bag. Find out about DC's Bag Law.
Climate of Opportunity - A Climate Action Plan for the District of Columbia
District agencies came up with a plan to reduce the “carbon footprint” of our government. This document contains a detailed list and the estimated impacts of these “government operations. They also put together an overview of actions that others outside of the District government can take to address greenhouse gas emissions from the community as a whole. This document contains an overview of these “community actions” to serve as a starting point for discussion of DC agencies' collective efforts to reduce our emissions.