Calculating the Cost of Single Use Plastic Bags

I saw a woman in the grocery store the other day checking out of the Express lane. She was probably in her 60s, physically able, and quite able to tote her groceries all by her lonesome. The clerk packed all 12 of her items (it was a 14 items or less express line)...
Single-Use Plastic Bag Bans in the News

Single-Use Plastic Bag Bans in the News

If you’ve been to your local grocery store lately—even if there are no active bans on single-use plastic bags in your area—you’ve no doubt been exposed to the push toward the use of re-usable shopping bags in their stead. Perhaps you’ve had to pay a small fee to use a...