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Archive for the 'bag for life' Category

   Sep 04

Can we Solve the Carrier Bag Conundrum

You don’t have to be an active ecologist to know that plastic bags are a big problem for the environment. Plastic bags are not biodegradable, in other words, they linger in the environment for years without rotting. This means in every landfill, there are billions of plastic bags that will be there for years to [...]

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   Aug 14

The Need for more Plastic Recycling

Most local authorities now insist on household recycling and offer recycling bins for card, paper, metals and glass. However, too few have plastic recycling schemes in operation, and this is a problem. Plastic is one of the most environmentally unsound materials. Plastic is made from oil, which requires large amounts of energy to get out [...]

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   Jan 29

The Eco Friendly Shopping Bag Paradox

Plastic shopping bags have been a blight on the environment for many years. Each year, millions of plastic bags are thrown away, ending up on landfills and causing environmental problems. Because plastic bags don’t degrade, they linger for years and cause severe environmental problems. Plastic bags get into waterways, causing a hazard to waterfowl and [...]

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