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State Flag

It’s said that a plastic bag caught in cactus is the New Mexico state flag.  Protocol prefers it to be cholla, but ocotillo is acceptable.  Even prickly pear.  6 more words


Why Are We Pushing For A Plastic Bag Tax?

There are many reasons why Tax the Bag is pushing for a plastic bag tax instead of other alternatives. We are very passionate about our cause and although we ultimately want plastic bags to be banned worldwide, we acknowledge several factors that make us push for a plastic bag tax (for now). 227 more words

Plastic Bags

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‘When All is Said and Done…’ – Photographic Project #2


Rihanna Wore A Plastic Bag And Looked Hot Doing It!

Rihanna was spotted walking around London in an oversized coat the other day, and it kind of looked like a plastic bad.

The crazy part is that she made a plastic bag look good. 48 more words


Does the carrier bag charge make us more green?

Why does charging for carrier bags encourage environmentally-friendly behaviour, but other initiatives do not? This is the question being posed here by Lorraine Whitmarsh, Professor of Environmental Psychology in the… 691 more words

Economy And Business

Plastic vs. Paper - The Quest for Sustainability

Plastic pollution is a global sustainability problem. Enough plastic is dumped into the world’s oceans each year that it could fill five grocery bags for every foot of coastline around the globe, according to scientists. 459 more words


Plastic Free July update

An update on my plastic free July progress so far:

This has been difficult, as I’ve spent half of the time travelling overseas. When you get takeaway food, the server chucks in a plastic fork without thinking. 379 more words