Paper, Plastic, or Reusable

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Canadians use between

9 to 15

BILLION

Plastic bags that do not readily biodegrade and jam recycling systems1

 

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Of those plastic bags, 59.1% get reused as

  • Garbage containers
  • Storage
  • Lunch bags
  • Laundry bags
  • ...(Get creative)2

     

 

Leaving   40.9%  that are sent directly to the landfill.2Landfill Graphic

 

Reusable Bag

A reusable bag is more
environmentally friendly than a plastic bag after only

35-75

uses3

 

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