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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

www.fastcompany.com/3006386/wait-plastic-bags-are-better-paper-ted-leyla-acaroglu-addresses-environmental-folklore

At the supermarket check-out line, paper or plastic seems like a simple question. But as sustainability strategist Leyla Acaroglu showed in her TED talk ...

www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2007/05/paper_or_plastic_which_is_best.html

May 17, 2007 ... That familiar choice in the grocery line -- paper or plastic? ... But by any measure, it's better to reuse a bag -- no matter what kind -- than to take ...

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?