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Craft Project - Plastic Bag Storage

I took an empty Kleenex box and covered it with decorative tape (it looks cool and makes the box stronger).  I am using the box as a storage container for plastic bags.   12 more words

More States and Countries are choosing to Ban and or Reduce access to Plastic Bags

 a repost … and more posts to follow on what is happening now … 2015

I have to include an 2015 update to what seemingly was a ban in 2012, was in reality. 779 more words

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NYC lawmakers approve 5-cent charge for plastic bags

NEW YORK — You may think twice the next time a clerk asks, “Do you want a bag?”

New York City merchants will start charging customers 5 cents for plastic bags under a bill the City Council passed Thursday in a vote of 28 to 20. 239 more words


Plastic bag (for Brett Erickson)

I had a conference in Phoenix. It was related to my real job, but that didn’t mean I left my camera at home!

I found this gem within an hour of my arrival, when I was walking along the side of the convention center. 41 more words


Abu Dhabi's Paper Boy

Abdul Muqeet is a young boy living in Abu Dhabi and dreaming of being a football (soccer in the US) player. However, since he was 8 years old his passion has been the environment. 379 more words

Environmental Health

Why you don’t need a plastic bin liner

I recently read a Letter to the Editor in my local newspaper from a person who was outraged about the possibility of a ban on plastic shopping bags… 408 more words

Plastic Bag Free