Monterey assemblyman wants plastic bottlecaps attached to bottles

A plastic water bottle is seen in this undated image. (KGO-TV)

A Monterey assemblyman wants to change the way plastic water and soda bottles are made.

Assemblyman Mark Stone has introduced a bill that would require single-use plastic bottles sold in the state have their lids tethered to the bottle.

Stone says it will make clean-up much easier as bottle lids are some of the most common items picked up during environmental clean-up days.

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