How Eco-Friendly is your Green Bag?

Retail stores may give you “green bag” in support of green effort, however these bags and other packaging, including magazine wrappers, may not be what they claimed.

Some of the companies that use green bags are not even aware that the bags their vendors supplied as “biodegradeable” were not so. The retail industry, one of the major users of plastic bags, faces the biggest problem of counterfeits.

The certified compostable bag manufacturers are now forming an association to keep the counterfeits at bay.

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Posted by Piyali Mandal