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TreeHugger Tuesday

This is why I use recycled, reusable bags when I shop at the grocery store….

Paper or plastic bags: which is better?

It’s an age old question, when it comes time to check out when grocery shopping: paper bag or plastic bag? It seems like it should be an easy choice, but there’s an incredible number of details and inputs hidden in each bag. From durability and re-usability to life cycle costs, there’s a lot more to each bag than meet the eye. Let’s take a look behind the bags.

Continue reading article by Collin Dunn here.

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  1. *GASP* Weyerhaeuser!! I had no idea, quick, grab your picketing signs and meet me there…I have accumulated quite a collection of the cloth bags. And keeping them in the trunk does seem to help out the most. And, I keep all plastic bags that I find and take them to the recycle bin at Walmart. It makes me feel good inside!

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