We’re addicted to plastic, especially plastic bags. If you are like 95% of US shoppers, whenever you purchase anything, it ends up in a plastic bag. In the grocery store, most of us put our vegetables and fruits as well as bulk items into single-use plastic produce bags, and all those bags end up in a single-use plastic check-out bag.
Shoppers worldwide are using 500 billion to one trillion single-use plastic bags per year. This translates to about a million bags every minute across the globe, or 150 bags a year for every person on earth. And the number is rising. Read more at Green Sangha
Plastic State of Mind: Ben Zolno of New Message Media – Writer/Lyricist/Director/Bag Boy/Editor, Glenn Sauber – Shopper, AshEl Eldridge – Rapper, Jenni Perez – Singer, Bex Kanengiser – Cashier, Many Green Sangha volunteers – Shoppers
Bag It The Movie: Is Your Life Too Plastic? – Short Film: True Life Story Of A Plastic Bag by Ramin Bahrani – Short Film: True Life Story Of A Plastic Bag by Ramin Bahrani – No Plastic Bag – Design by Meylenstein