Erin Crumpley
Erin Crumpley

I live in Molokai, plastic bags are illegal at the grocery store, you MUST bring your own reusable bags or repurpose a cardboard box if you can find one. When you have NO OTHER OPTION but to bring your own bags you learn quick and don't forget.

Aliya Navaid
Aliya Navaid

we need more awareness that using these plastic bags in excess is a form of slow poisoning, so we should spread the word around to avoid it.

Barbara Neary
Barbara Neary

I don't want my food presented in a CARCINOGENIC GIFT WRAP, do you?

Yoga Upasana
Yoga Upasana

This is not only with TJ, but also with hundreds of companies accross the world, please sign the petition, let's make a change...!

Jesper Jakob Stelzner
Jesper Jakob Stelzner

the massive plastic used to wrap even smaller objects is just sickening, and when organic products are plastic wrapped too the whole idea goes down the drain.

Adrian Rogers
Adrian Rogers

There are other issues with plastic wrap. What does the plastic contain? Is it true that it contains hormones that could be damaging to ones health and body balance?

Elizabeth Breckinridge Haines

Finally! This why I don't buy broccoli at TJ'S!

Joanne Romig Nilsson
Joanne Romig Nilsson

Yes i think its ridiculous that people think plastic wrapping food makes it fresher??? When really all the bad fruit is hidden this way. Also like to add NO PLASTIC IS BIODEGRADABLE!

John Shankster
John Shankster

For me, it's the fact that everything in the back room

Bob Garza
Bob Garza

What most do not realize is that most plastic packaging is embedded with preservatives. At first you may think this is NOT a good thing but it is. Putting preservatives in the packaging material not only reduces spoiled produce which, in turn, reduces the cost of produce overall, but it also uses less preservative. Without preservatives built into the packaging, fruits and vegetables would have to be sprayed with the stuff. Putting the preservative in the packaging reduces the overall...

What most do not realize is that most plastic packaging is embedded with preservatives. At first you may think this is NOT a good thing but it is. Putting preservatives in the packaging material not only reduces spoiled produce which, in turn, reduces the cost of produce overall, but it also uses less preservative. Without preservatives built into the packaging, fruits and vegetables would have to be sprayed with the stuff. Putting the preservative in the packaging reduces the overall amount of preservatives used to protect fruits and vegetables.

Not only does the packaging reduce spoilage, keeping prices lower and food fresher, but it also eliminates pesky bugs that would otherwise make your store's produce department unappealing but would more quickly rot the produce.

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