Congress Bans Microbeads
Microbeads – those little round spheres of plastic that are in everything from facewash to toothpaste – may soon be a thing of the past.
Before leaving town for the holidays, Congress passed a bill banning them, due to environmental concerns. Companies will be require to phase them out by July of 2017.
Samuel Burke of CNN joins Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson to look at what this means for companies.
- Samuel Burke, business correspondent for CNN. He tweets @samuelcnn.
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