Monday, January 12, 2009

A Bag Is A Bag ...

Interesting post on the blog CT Green Scene looking at just how "green" are the green bags available at pretty much every grocery store nowadays. I mean they typically are made of some sort of plastic and that plastic isn't going to break down. When the bag gets a tear and can't be reused what do we do with them? Landfill?

Check out the chart on 1 Bag At A Time comparing the life cycle impact of different types of bags.

I see the glass as half full. These reusable bags made of plastic are a start toward a greener scene. What do you think?

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