- 14 plastic bags contain enough petroleum to drive a car a mile
- 380 billion plastic bags or wraps are thrown away in America each year
- making a paper bag emits 70% more global warming gasses than making a plastic bag
- cities spend up to 17 cents per bag in disposal costs, wasting millions of tax dollars
Joanne of ... just a little something held a green party for her son recently and is offering blog candy in exchange for us sharing what we've already done and what we will do to be green.