Tag: plastic

Life Musings

Better than Banning Plastic

I have heard the Trudeau government is moving ahead with a ban on a wide variety of single use plastic items. Good stuff. However, I have a simple proposal for dealing with all single use plastic that would be much more effective. My proposal? Make retailers responsible for all the plastic they sell or giveaway. […]

Life Musings

Your Plastic Shopping Bag Habits

I’m wondering how your habits have changed since most retailers have begun charging for plastic shopping bags. Our household now has a supply of reusable bags that we frequently use. Also, at the little neighbourhood grocery store that we do much of our day to day shopping, they often have a large supply of cardboard […]