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www.bankrate.com/finance/smart-spending/paper-plastic-whats-environmentally-correct-choice.aspx

Dec 15, 2004 ... In a dry landfill, paper bags don't degrade any faster than plastic bags. In a normal ... From that perspective, plastic is much better than paper." ...

www.nbcnews.com/id/18538484/ns/nbc_nightly_news_with_brian_williams/t/paper-or-plastic-whats-greener-choice

May 7, 2007 ... Would you like paper or plastic? ... "I just assumed paper was the better choice — more environmentally friendly choice," our guilty shopper ...

science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/green-science/paper-plastic.htm

People wonder if paper or plastic bags are more environmentally friendly. Get the skinny on whether paper or plastic bags are greener.

www.treehugger.com/culture/paper-bags-or-plastic-bags-everything-you-need-to-know.html

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 ...

www.allaboutbags.ca/papervplastic.html

The belief that paper is better than plastic is not based on science or fact. It is based on misconceptions about how plastic bags are made, how landfills work, the ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/07/08/paper-or-plastic-a-look-a_n_111547.html

Jul 16, 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 ...

climatekids.nasa.gov/paper-or-plastic

Paper or plastic bags at the grocery store ... The paper bag might be made of recycled paper. ... If we don't have to cut down any trees to make it, is that better?

www.fastcompany.com/679218/paper-vs-plastic-great-green-debate

Which is better for the environment – paper bags or plastic bags? Lawmakers in various parts of the country are betting on paper. In many cities, politicians are ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/shortcuts/2011/dec/20/paper-plastic-bags-which-best

Dec 20, 2011 ... From Topshop to Nike to Primark, brown paper bags are back in abundance on ... But are they any better for the environment than plastic bags?

ecomyths.org/2014/05/27/myth-paper-bags-are-greener-than-plastic

May 27, 2014 ... But as the dust settles on the paper-plastic showdown, a closer look .... Plus, the thin recycled plastic options fit better in your purse/murse for ...