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Dr. Stephanie Silvera

“I don’t think we’re going to go back up to January numbers in part because most of the cases we’re seeing now are most likely sublineages of omicron.”

Professor of Public Health, Stephanie Silvera, discusses the stealth omicron surge with

Dr. Pankaj Lal

“We are not at the inflection point. Plastic is one [thing] that we can easily substitute and also it’s a behavioral change. It’s a matter of habit, it’s a matter of adaptation.”

Professor of Earth and Environmental Studies, Pankaj Lal, discusses New Jersey’s plastic bag ban with

Dr. Matthew Schuler

“What communities are making the changes to the loss of plastic bags and other products faster and which ones are facing challenges? They should think of how we can overcome and face those challenges together. Because that will help us with future plastic bans.

Professor of Biology, Dr. Matthew Schuler, discusses the New Jersey plastic bag ban now in effect with

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