Jul 9, 2008 ... 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 ...
People wonder if paper or plastic bags are more environmentally friendly. ... As
you wrap up your weekly grocery shopping and get in line at the supermarket, ...
Fact: Plastic shopping bags outperform paper bags environmentally – on ... that
conventional plastic bags are better for the environment than paper bags.
Paper or Plastic Grocery Bags. Paper or plastic? The right ... The bottom line is
that we do have a better alternative - reusable grocery bags. Studies indicate that
May 27, 2014 ... There's a new sheriff in town—and plastic shopping bags are taking .... Plus, the
thin recycled plastic options fit better in your purse/murse for ...
Dec 20, 2011 ... But are they any better for the environment than plastic bags? ... a swaddling of
plastic; they recall the classic brown paper groceries bag of old.
The paper vs. plastic bag debate is an interesting one. The debate should reach
far beyond which type of grocery bag to choose at the checkout. Whether paper ...
Of those, approximately 100 billion are plastic shopping bags, which cost ... Even
though they are considered to be a better option than plastic, paper bags still ...
May 7, 2007 ... When it comes to choosing your shopping bag, the decision isn't an ... paper was
the better choice — more environmentally friendly choice," ...
Dec 15, 2004 ... Ask a professor specializing in garbage whether paper is better than plastic, ... In
a dry landfill, paper bags don't degrade any faster than plastic bags. ... in free
plastic bags from newspapers, restaurants and grocery stores.