Plastic's Not Your Bag? Save Money, Space and Planet With Eco-Bags

reusable produce bag to avoid plastic bag use
reusable produce bag to avoid plastic bag use

Have you ever considered how many plastic bags are consumed bagging up tomatoes, lettuce, and other items from the produce section?

The answer: lots.

The latest extension of BYOB (bringing your own bag to the grocery) is the reusable produce bag. According to the website of one manufacturer of an eco-friendly bag, 3B Bags, one person using three reusable produce bags every week can save as many as 150 plastic bags a year. Multiply that by everyone in your city or state....