Do you know?
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, over 380 billion plastic bags, sacks and wraps are consumed in the U.S. each year.
According to The Wall Street Journal, the U.S. goes through 100 billion plastic shopping bags annually. (Estimated cost to retailers is $4 billion).
Four out of five grocery bags in the U.S. are now plastic.
Is it surprising that the average family in the US accumulates 60 plastic bags in only four trips to the grocery store?
Stop the white pollution !
It takes hundreds and thousand of years to decompose plastic in landfill or ocean, scientists predict there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean by 2050. You can take your first step by replacing the plastic bags with mesh produce bags, they can be applied in many aspects of your life.
Reusable Versus Disposable
A reusable produce bag is sturdy and can last for a long time, taking place of hundreds of plastic bags that you could have used in grocery shopping.
If change to reusable bags, with Ecowaare set of 15 reusable mesh bags to replace all the little plastic bags used for your weekly grocery shopping, we could cut down 780 plastic bags per household in one year.