Just been surfing around digging up some info for our ongoing project. Amazing what you can find out in 30minutes!
Background Facts and info
Paper vs. Plastic – The Shopping Bag Debate
Opinion piece with interesting information on paper versus plastic shopping bags plus short background on the method for making plastic bags.
Good blog about green issues with a focus on plastic bags + has cool counter about how many bags are being used this year!
Irish bag tax hailed success / 2002
A Necessary Eyesore?
Great bag facts from around the world dated 2002.
Alternatives to plastic bags
The Plastics Industry
Industry news – you need to setup a login to read articles
“The Film and Bag Federation (FBF) is a business unit of the Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc. (SPI) that actively promotes the growth of the plastic film and bag industry.”
2006 econmic worth of the plastics industry