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Is it time to ban plastic bags?

REGINA – The city says it’s not currently looking at an outright ban on plastic bags because it’s not sure how it would affect business. However, some businesses would actually welcome a clampdown on light plastic bags, including the company that currently struggles with recycling them. 341 more words

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Green Week - It's In The Bag

Los Angeles brought in the free plastic bag ban this year which is excellent news. We have been using our own reusable bags for quite a while now. 141 more words

Ordinance To Exempt Restaurants, Small Stores From Plastic Bag Ban

CHICAGO (CBS) – Aldermen have agreed to a compromise on a plan to ban plastic bags, which would allow restaurants and mom-and-pop stores to keep using them, but prohibit large retailers from placing merchandise in the ubiquitous plastic bags. 408 more words

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Break The Bag Habit!

An estimated 10.6 Billion single-use bags will be given out before the government implements new single-use bag legislation in 2015.

A shocking 10.6 billion single-use bags will be handed out at shops in England before the bag charge comes into force on 1st October 2015. 345 more words

Environment

So This Is Earth Day... And What Have You Done?

Ah, April 22nd; Earth Day. That special holiday that has nothing to do with chocolates or presents or money or greeting cards or time off or commercialism at all. 1,193 more words

Earth Day Food Post!

Well, kind of.

We only have one earth, let’s take care of it people! The easiest way for us to help our world is to RECYCLE! 333 more words

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Hello, Dotty!

Let me introduce a dear friend of mine. She has helped me when I was in dire need of an extra hand, and has led me smoothly through life’s chores. 326 more words

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