Lets Lose Plastic Bags in Philadelphia

by Amy on December 17, 2014

There is a serious effort to ban plastic bags in NYC  lets encourage WaterBagsall of our cities and towns to join their effort. In the meantime:

  • decide to not use plastic bags
  • tell stores and vendors that you would rather use your own shopping bags. Encourage them to offer alternatives to plastic bags such as used cardboard boxes and branded shopping totes.
  • recycle any plastic bags you have collected.  Recycling centers can be found at most grocery stores.
  • if you can’t recycle them, make something out of your thin film plastic including yarn, fused fabric, beads…even new shopping bags!
  • Support the Plastic Disclosure Project.

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