Will Vermont Bag Ban Still Move Forward During COVID-19?

Will Vermont Bag Ban Still Move Forward During COVID-19?

Going Green in the Green Mountain State Vermont was one of several states to take a stand against plastic last year when they passed what is the most comprehensive statewide ban on single-use plastic items to date. We have long tracked the bag ban movement and the #StatesBanTheBag movement. You can discover bag bans near […]

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Plastics Industry Using FEAR to Push More Plastic on The Planet

Plastics Industry Using FEAR to Push More Plastic on The Planet

Going Reusable is Safe for People and the Planet These are definitely trying times and part of what makes routine tasks so stressful lately are all of the unknowns. The quarantine imposed during COVID-19 is unlike anything most of us have ever dealt with. Things that many of us have always taken for granted are […]

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Is My Reusable Shopping Bag Safe to Use During Coronavirus?

Is My Reusable Shopping Bag Safe to Use During Coronavirus?

Stay Safe and Flatten the Curve The COVID-19 pandemic is understandably changing so many aspects of regular life. These changes were necessary to keep everyone safe and help slow and prevent the spread of this illness. However, things have been changing pretty quickly, and while a lot is known there is also a lot that […]

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How Eco-Friendly Are Fabric Shopping Bags in Comparison to Plastic Bags?

How Eco-Friendly Are Fabric Shopping Bags in Comparison to Plastic Bags?

Understanding the Benefit of Going Reusable One of our readers reached out and wanted to learn more about reusable shopping bags. Specifically, just how eco-friendly are fabric shopping bags when compared to plastic bags. A wide variety of fabrics can be used to create reusable shopping bags. However, whether the fabric is recycled or sustainable […]

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