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Parker Diamond
Parker Diamond

Remember the movie, The Graduate-where the husband of the woman Dustin is admiring says, "plaastics are our future", or something to that effect. Well, low and behold-the wonderful human race is now faced with a problem that no one could imagine. Plastic pollution, it's breaking down in the oceans and the marine life is eating it and we're eating them and the plastic we manufactured. Can you spell cancer? I don't think that in my lifetime the human race will learn enough to stop...

Remember the movie, The Graduate-where the husband of the woman Dustin is admiring says, "plaastics are our future", or something to that effect. Well, low and behold-the wonderful human race is now faced with a problem that no one could imagine. Plastic pollution, it's breaking down in the oceans and the marine life is eating it and we're eating them and the plastic we manufactured. Can you spell cancer? I don't think that in my lifetime the human race will learn enough to stop polluting Spaceship Earth. I can only hope that science is hip enough to stop all pollution somehow so that what we pass onto our children won't kill them.

Linda Horton
Linda Horton
  • Parker Diamond

It is a threat to the coastal economy. It is a danger to marine life.....and more....

Caroline Aubrey
Caroline Aubrey
  • Parker Diamond

Uncle you are so cool!!!

Rabindra Nath Mazumder
Rabindra Nath Mazumder

If we could live well without plastic bags before they appear in the market why can`t we do without them now. Make the old habit of carrying shopping bags with u in your car, bikes or in hands. What you are going to lose? Rather you are going to gain much much.. I keep 2-3 bags in my car always.

Don Kemp
Don Kemp
  • Rabindra Nath Mazumder

Plastic bags work quite well for choking the crap out of some pice of anal wipe that so despartly needs it. Paper tends to tear.

Doug Dedon
Doug Dedon
  • Rabindra Nath Mazumder

Ha ha ha, yeah man!!!! I don't care who you are....that was funny!!

Sadie DeSimone
Sadie DeSimone

It's really simple to carry your own recycled bags to the store. If you forget, you can ask for paper. How easy, and how considerate to Mother Earth. C'mon, just say "no" to plastic.

Bonnie Cogdill
Bonnie Cogdill
  • Sadie DeSimone

How bout those cloth bags? Or take in small cardboard boxes you would otherwise throw out. "mother earth" ain't my mama!!! Love you, Sis!

Sadie DeSimone
Sadie DeSimone
  • Sadie DeSimone

Yea for cloth bags! I just carry an old Vera Bradley handbag if I'm only picking up a couple of things -- with another foldable vinyl or cloth bag tucked inside in case something pleads with me to take it home -- could be anything from marshmallows for my hot cocoa to fresh organic kale for my tasty, crunchy, salty, kale chips. Yum!

Nancy Seals McCown
Nancy Seals McCown

....and recycle EVERYTHING YOU POSSIBLY CAN! E.A.R.T.H.......Every Americans Responsibility To Help! This IS YOUR PLANET!

Mark Kump Murphy
Mark Kump Murphy
  • Nancy Seals McCown

This isnt OUR planet, we have to have permission to do everything. Man I wish I were an illegal so I had more FREEDOM

Melissa Coyne
Melissa Coyne

And when you buy your own bags, make sure they're NOT the ones made of plastic sold at places like Publix or Walmart! You can find great burlap bags at https://truegreen.alice.com/products?tag_id=367&per_page=60.

Don Kemp
Don Kemp
  • Melissa Coyne

Bite me, I like WAL Mart

Trisha Ball
Trisha Ball

We made the change from paper to the plastic. Why not from the plastic to the forever bags? works for me.

Bill Dugan
Bill Dugan
  • Trisha Ball

me too! I keep a few in the car as well as well as around the house! No muss no fuss!

Gerry Garrett
Gerry Garrett

Pastic bags should be banned in ALL states!

Konstantin Ignjatovic
Konstantin Ignjatovic

It's never too late......

Peggy Kandies
Peggy Kandies

I believe all foods that are in plastic should go to glass. Glass keeps milk and foods fresher. Every state should ban all plastic and styrofoam.

Peggy Kandies
Peggy Kandies

There should be a an in every State. They also damage your hands from carrying groceries. I live in SC and I wrote a letter to Congress.
Dollar Tree is stopping using them. Piggly Wiggly has paper bags too that I always ask for.
Thank you, Peggy Kandies

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