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Banning Plastic Bags, Helping Marine Life


Green Lifestyle  (tags: plastic bags, marine mammals, protection, eco friendly, green living )

Simone
- 3060 days ago - worldchanging.com
China's surprise crackdown on plastic bags, announced on Tuesday, will prohibit the production and distribution of ultra-thin bags beginning June 1. The ruling bans the manufacture, sale, and use of plastic bags under 0.025 millimeters thick



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Terry Salter (0)
Thursday January 10, 2008, 10:59 pm
Glad to see that the Chinese Government are at last beginning to act responsiveley.
 

Elainna Crowell (174)
Friday January 11, 2008, 1:26 am
Now if we could only get the US & Canada to do the same!
 

Linda B. (71)
Friday January 11, 2008, 5:46 pm
While I'm angry at China, for countless reasons, I'm glad to see them taking this action.

More countries should ban them. At the same time, more people should take some responsibility, on their own, and use canvas or nylon.
 
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