President Obama signs bill banning plastic microbeads
[van id="us/2015/09/19/8-trillion-microbeads-pollute-waterways-orig-cws.cnn"] WASHINGTON -- Say goodbye to your exfoliating shower gel. Those tiny plastic microbeads you have been rubbing on your face are now outlawed in the United States. President Obama signed a bipartisan bill that prohibits selling and distributing products containing microbeads. The bill is intended to protect the nation's waterways.