Tim Shestek

Senior Director of State Affairs for the American Chemistry Council

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Senior Director of State Affairs for the American Chemistry Council, a national group representing chemical and plastics manufacturers.

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California’s Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger supported a statewide ban on plastic bags, but it was killed in the state legislature.

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