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Quebecers Cut Plastic Bag Use In Half

Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, plastic bags, Quebec, Canada, environment, protection )

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Quebecers cut their plastic bag use by more than half in three years, Environment Minister Pierre Arcand said on Monday

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:24 am
Very good. It shows what can be done when you put your mind to it.

Kip Mapes (28)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 10:21 am

Rosie Lopez (73)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 12:20 pm
it's a step in the right direction!

Christeen A (371)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 2:34 pm
This is good news. Keep up the good work.

Mary Donnelly (47)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:57 pm
Good news. Thanks Cher.

Rock H (254)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:48 pm
Noted. Thanks for sharing Cher.

Joy M (169)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:09 pm
We should ALL try and cut the use in half.. not hrd to do.. NOTED.

Charlene Rush (79)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:59 pm
Good for the Quebecers!
Now, if only we would learn a lesson from them.

This plastic business, is destroying our Earth.

Danuta W (1250)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 1:37 am

Carol H (229)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 4:04 am
noted, ty

lori c (29)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 4:50 am
Excellent - now if we all could do it!

Angel Campbell (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 4:44 am
Thanks for sharing

Michael O (176)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 2:38 pm
If there's an economic incentive to cut down on waste, i.e. charging 5 cents for a plastic bag in grocery stores, then people will learn to bring their own reusable bags when they do their shopping.

Now what we need is a 5-cent deposit in place on plastic water bottles - I'm sick of seeing all those bottles littering the sides of the road.

Melania P (122)
Friday August 3, 2012, 10:30 am
Great news!
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