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Old 05-20-2019, 10:26 PM
DrDeth is offline
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Originally Posted by VOW View Post
Litter was the main argument in the California bag ban. Chain link fences along the freeway rights of way were filled with shredded plastic bags.

When we are in SCal, our BIGGEST problem is remembering to bring bags with us into the store. That means buying more bags. The bags at home get stuffed into bags, and they breed. We got the damned things filling the pantry and stuffed into bare corners everywhere. You feel guilty for throwing them away!...
Just keep some in your car.

The other issue with plastic bags was they they blew out of trash trucks and dumps.