Getting Green By Shelley Irwin • May 23, 2016 TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 8:17 Matt Henderson talks about his participation in the Michigan Battle of the Buildings 2015. Getting Green Getting Green, every month speaking with guests in sustainability and other green practices. Today, Matt Henderson talks about his participation in the Michigan Battle of the Buildings 2015. Tags: GreenSustainabilityTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Michigan Senate OKs ban on local regulation of plastic bags By Associated Press • May 10, 2016 Trosmisiek via Wikimedia | Public Domain image The Michigan Senate has voted to prohibit local governments from regulating the sale of plastic bags and food containers. The bill approved 25-12 mostly along party lines Tuesday is an effort by businesses to stop municipalities from banning the bags or adding fees to use them. Some communities in Michigan are discussing the regulation of plastic bags, though no ordinances have been passed yet. Majority Republicans support the proposed law as a way to ensure consistent regulations statewide. Democrats say the bill erodes local control. Biggest Loser Home Challenge By Shelley Irwin • Feb 18, 2016 Green Home Institute Participate in Holland's Biggest Loser Challenge for homes. Brett Little of the Green Home Institute joins us to tell us all about it.