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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.

climatekids.nasa.gov/paper-or-plastic

Or something better? ... Paper or plastic bags at the grocery store. Let's say you go to ... People cut down the trees, grind them up, and make paper from the pulp.

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.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 ...

enviroliteracy.org/environment-society/life-cycle-analysis/paper-or-plastic

Many consumers may wonder which type of bag is better for the environment. ... Both paper and plastic bags have to be transported to stores, which requires ...

www.alternet.org/environment/whats-better-environment-paper-bags-or-reusable-plastic-bags

Jan 18, 2017 ... The logic was that less paper leads to less felled trees. Even better, the material used in making plastic bags, polyethylene, comes from ethane, ...

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 ...