Q&A: Sustainability manager on the benefits of a plastic bag ban

, Q&A: Sustainability manager on the benefits of a plastic bag ban, TheCircularEconomy.com

It’s estimated that each Nova Scotian is responsible for approximately 450 plastic bags ending up in landfills each year. As of last week, Nova Scotia became the third province in Canada to officially ban the use such plastic shopping bags by retailers. The purpose of the Plastic Bags Reduction Act is to reduce the use of plastic bags and other single-use plastic products that contribute to air and water pollution every day.

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