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london 9.08am 17.2C cloud saturday 2016

a report on the outcome of the introduction of 5p charge on plastic bags in england, a huge reduction… 199 more words

Billions fewer plastic bags on the streets

Six billion fewer plastic bags taken home by shoppers in England and over £29 million donated to good causes thanks to 5p charge.

Shoppers are set to take home around six billion fewer single-use plastic bags this year following the introduction of the 5p charge, early data published today indicates. 327 more words

Environment

Paper or Plastic?

“An educated citizenry is a vital requisite for our survival as a free people.”

attributed to Thomas Jefferson

“Paper or plastic?” the cashier asked.

I glanced at my purchases already snugged into a plastic bag, but saw no paper bags on the counter. 904 more words

Nature

The Nightmare

Every night Rhoda woke up from the same captivating nightmare. The details always remained the same. She would be trapped in a huge plastic bag, struggling for air, but couldn’t find any. 409 more words

Reasons Why Bubbly Bubble Out Bags Are Popular

Bubble Out Bags are unique in the manner that they have turned the bubbles out from inside to outside, thus the name – bubble out bag… 347 more words

Bubble Envelopes

San Diego Bans Plastic Bags

The San Diego City Council voted Tuesday to ban single-use plastic bags at grocery stores, pharmacies and corner markets.

The goal of the new ordinance is to encourage shoppers to use reusable bags, decreasing the number of plastic checkout bags used every year. 256 more words

Environment

Plastic is bad.

Well, it’s not entirely bad, but on a scale of The Calculator to another obscure Batman reference, it’s not the greatest.

But it does have its uses; it keeps weather out of basements and cars, it keeps you dry when you’re camping, and it holds all of our food…even when it doesn’t need to. 547 more words