Vinton Featured in WOWT Story

CCAS_Vinton_Mary_Ann_0Mary Ann Vinton, PhD, associate professor and program director of environmental science in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a story on WOWT about Omaha’s plastic bag veto.

It’s a missed opportunity, according to local environmental expert Dr. Mary Ann Vinton, director of Creighton University’s Environmental Science Program.

“Plastics just don’t breakdown in the environment,” Vinton said. “They’re accumulating in the environment, and we don’t even know the impact they’re having on all life, including human life.”

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