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  • Ilona trommler That was so long ago, before my time! When I came here it was paper bags....big time!
    Take your own bags was always the case in Europe, one thing they do right!
    • RobertM Retired Master General Electrician Where we shop at one store, BJ's Wholesale Club, they don't give ANY bags, paper or plastic. They have the boxes that their stock came in, piled in an area for customers, but we take our tote sacks, which ar reusable. We put meats in a separate bag and when they're put away, we spray all the bags inside with Lysol. When we get an abundance of plastics, we donate them to the food pantries and roadside stands for re-use.
  • Ilona trommler Back when we were switching over to p,asti. I didn’t agree with it.......but we had to save the trees. Now plastic is the enemy! What next?
    • RobertM Retired Master General Electrician Remember when everyone took their own shopping bags and sodas came in glass bottles? Well, methinks we're gonna have to start doing that again. We have our own shopping bags (Home Goods sacks), for example.