Saturday, August 15, 2009

Bag Pools: Couldn't We All Just Share?

by Sami Grover,

I went to the co-op the other day, and once again forgot my reusable bags. It's one of my bad eco-habits - along with dragging my feet over putting up a clothes line. But as I filled my plastic bag in shame (I REALLY don't need any more reusable bags at home!), I was reminded of a comment on a previous post, where someone (whose comment I can no longer find) informed us that their grocery store has a "bag pool" - where you can bring in your old bags, and exchange them for new ones - free of charge. Read the full story on TreeHugger