Banning Plastic Bags
If opinion polls are to be believed, plastic bags wouldn't be missed if they were banned.
Prior to the last provincial election, the government had said that they planned to eliminate plastic bags.
The Federal Government announced just last week a ban on most single-use plastics by 2021.
Happy Valley-Goose Bay took it upon themselves to ban plastic bag as of January 1, 2020.
More and more stores are adding a fee for customers who use plastic bags as opposed to reusable ones.
In Canada, 3 billion single-use plastic bags are used each year!
According to Environmental Defense, 90% of plastics in Canada isn't recycled.
Do you support the ban on plastic bags?