Yesterday we brought you the “mockumentary”, The Majestic Plastic Bag. As a follow-up today check out this amazing infographic from reusablebag.com. Ireland reduced plastic bag consumption by 90% (1 billion bags!) from 2001-2011 by imposing a tax of 37-cents.
Source: Reusable Grocery Bags
image (c) http://www.reusethisbag.com
- A Worldwide Survey of Plastic Bag Bans & Waste (Infographic) (treehugger.com)