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A reusable shopping bag, sometimes called bag for life is a type of shopping bag which can be reused several times: this is an alternative of single use paper or plastic bags. It is often made from fabric such as canvas, woven synthetic fibers, or a thick plastic that is more durable than disposable plastic bags, allowing multiple use.

Reusable shopping bag is a kind of carrier bags, which is available for sale in supermarkets and apparel shops. Reusable shopping bag requires less waste of natural resources such as oil and less emission of carbon dioxide to produce than plastic bags.
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Quick Tip by . June 13, 2011
I'm a huge fan of reusable shopping bags and feel so naked when I go grocery shopping without them.  Some have voiced concerns about them getting germy over time, so my suggestion is to skip over those 99 cent plastic bags (they break really easily anyways) and pay the $5 for a sturdy cloth ones which can be tossed into a washing machine.  Mine have lasted me for years.  Note: mine have shrunk as a result of washing, but it sure beats accumulating germs and wastefully collecting …
Quick Tip by . June 08, 2011
I was reading a while back if you don't wash these things, they can carry salmonella and other dangerous bacteria. http://www.cleveland.com/healthfit/index.ssf...reusable_grocery_b.html
Quick Tip by . June 08, 2011
I realize it's a way to save on the plastic we use for bags, which is a plus. But these suckers wear out, and when they do, they are neither recyclable or biodegradeable.
Quick Tip by . June 15, 2010
I always have a stash in my car so I'm never without them.
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