Thursday, December 20, 2007

Whole Foods Ditching Plastic Bags

"Paper or plastic? You won't hear those words any longer at the two Whole Food Markets in Austin.

The world's leading natural and organic foods supermarket is ditching plastic bags altogether in its hometown.

Groceries will now be bagged in 100 percent recycled paper bags or the so-called "better bag" made out of 80 percent post-consumer recycled plastic bottles. The "better bags" are reusable, cost 99 cents each and come with a refund when they're returned."

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