plastic bags

  • What Do I Do With All These Plastic Bags?

    What Do I Do With All These Plastic Bags?

    I do everything I can to avoid using plastic bags — not just because they’re bad for the environment but also because grocery stores and petrol stations have started charging money for them. I recently bought several frozen groceries and opted to carry them home in my arms, like they were a baby.

  • Why Australia’s Plastic Bag ‘Ban’ Triggered A Shopper Mutiny

    Woolworths’ and Coles’ bans on plastic bags have been applauded by environmental groups, but were reportedly met with abuse and assault and claims of profiteering. This reaction is due to supermarkets breaching their “psychological contract” with customers – and when both major supermarkets appeared to back flip in the face of irate customers it only…