How Plastic Bags Are Hurting Our Planet Infographic. Plastic Flow by The Invisible Spark is a great pinboard for sustainable plastic options. It is terrifying that we use so much oil just to make plastic bags! Oil isn't cheap so how are they? Surely tote bags could be made cheaper and more sustainable (and even be more fashionable, think Anya Hindmarch)
You won't need those flimsy, single-use plastic produce bags from the supermarket when you make some of your own reusable bags. This is an easy sewing project for beginners, and a useful one, too, as you aim for a zero-waste kitchen.
Jessica - Be prepared, people will ask where you got it. These sturdy, reusable totes are made of natural jute and laminated, so you can wipe them clean after a trip to the grocery store or farmers market.