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Amath Gomis
Amath Gomis

It's great to hear about all the creative and intrinsic ways people are reusing bags!

Karlee Demierre
Karlee Demierre

Even in a small town in Honduras I still use my "reduce/reuse/recycle" bags! The cashiers all know me now and ask for my bags before starting to bag the food! pretty funny!

Georgia Stoner Mathis
Georgia Stoner Mathis

volunteer at a thrift store n we bring our plastic bags to reuse for the customers

Dana Ayers-Gaddis
Dana Ayers-Gaddis

I knew the answer from watching something on TV about plastic bags in the ocean water's n landfills.

Juliette Dauterive
Juliette Dauterive

I'm 53 and remember a world without plastic bags. They probably save some trees, but they need to cost consumers to encourage reusable bags- something the plastic bag lobby does not want!

Colleen Louise Fogarty
Colleen Louise Fogarty

I use them for kitty litter and my bathroom linner!!

Cindy Luce
Cindy Luce

Originally they were giving paper bags at the grocery store and than they switched to plastic bags. Now they sell reusable bags.

Kenneth Reese Ladner
Kenneth Reese Ladner

Egypt is covered in plastic..everywhere you look.

Anne Romanow
Anne Romanow

If the stores would offer 5 cents off for each bag (canvas) used off purchase, stores could cut back on this plastic bag demand and have a campaign to buy canvas bags from their store free with x amount of dollars spent and reusing their bags would be .10 cents off per bag to motivate people using canvas bags. Remember when recyling bottles for soda worked well. Now everything is plastic sadly. This is workable and healthy for the environment too.

Sandra Fuller
Sandra Fuller

In Canada many businesses charge a nickel for a plastic bag. This has helped get people to carry their own reusable bags. In the U.S., when I bring my own bags many times clerks ignore them or make snide comments.

Stephen Baker
Stephen Baker
  • Sandra Fuller

if they do that to me a "snide "back Vietnam veteran with PTSD and I am vocal

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