Whole Foods Earth Day Contribution


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Whole Foods Markets across the U.S. will be celebrating Earth Day by eliminating plastic bags. Once the store on Houston Northcutt Boulevard uses all of its supply, there will no longer be a choice of paper or plastic. Hooray! What a great way for this company to set an example.

Disposable plastic bags are an absolute menace to our planet. Whole Foods offers the only paper bags made from 100% recycled paper. They also offer a Better Bag, for 99 cents, made from recycled bottles. I look forward to seeing even more reusable bags at the checkouts. Happy Earth Day!



1 Response to “Whole Foods Earth Day Contribution”

  1. 1 SLOT88

    This is good news, and means that our pile is maturing. All the kitchen scraps and yard waste are finally starting to “cook” at temperatures near 140°, and are turning into nutrient-rich compost that we can use in our gardens. Check out the before and after turning photos – right under the surface lies the dark good stuff. You gotta love cradle to cradle recycling!

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