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Breaking up with plastic bags

How to get out of the habit of using plastic bags – making real, deep, habitual behviour change

Here is are 10 steps to master.  Once you have mastered one step, move on to the next (skip a step if they don’t apply). 161 more words

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Recycling and Reusing Plastic Grocery Bags

After a trip to WaI-Mart for groceries, or a quick trip a couple of times a week we find ourselves with more than a few plastic grocery bags. 221 more words


Plastic Bag Bans: Facts Vs. Myths

The convenience, durability, and water resistance of the mighty plastic bag is a relatively recent addition to modern society. Plastic shopping bags were patented in  1,628 more words

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Recycled Art Using Plastic Bags

I’ve been using my paper trimmer for slicing up junk-mail and supermarket receipts with coupons printed on the back, gluing these onto paper, but not knowing quite what to do with them. 63 more words

Shady Shen's Creations

Ban on plastic bags proposed for Tybee Island

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — City officials at Georgia’s largest public beach are considering a proposed ban on plastic bags.

The Savannah Morning News reports the Tybee Island city council plans to have its attorney examine an ordinance proposed by resident Ashley Workman, who says discarded bags pose a threat to sea turtles, dolphins and other ocean wildlife. 78 more words

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It ain't easy tryin' to be green.

Just stopped by the Fresh Thyme Market to stock up on bulk dry goods. I took my own mason jars and cloth grocery bag so I wouldn’t have to waste plastic bags. 246 more words

Give Frank a Break...

When I was living in Australia I signed up for many campaigns, sometimes I just can’t help myself, I see a good looking petition thats heading in the direction of Sustainability or Equality (preferably both, i’m not fussy though) and i’m there. 319 more words