Over the next 12 months, some major supermarkets will begin removing reusable plastic bags from stores, moving 9,000 tonnes of plastic out of circulation annually.
Oct 28, 2022 08:00 AEDT
MELBOURNE, Australia, October 28, 2022 (Newswire.com)
According to Waste Sense, provider of independent waste management services Melbourne wide, the sustainability push from the major supermarkets is a step in the right direction towards helping to solve the plastic pollution crisis.
The reusable plastic bags can only be recycled at special Redcycle stations within the company’s stores. After removing single-use plastic bags from stores in 2018, the reusable 15c bags helped to change consumer…