Environmental awareness has gone to great lengths over the last couple of years. Through proper information and education, more and more people are now aware of the problems and making an effort to become part of the solution. Even the smallest deed in an effort to save the environment is very important. The green revolution, as they call it has gone global and companies are joining the campaign.
Retail stores and shops are now offering eco- friendly shopping bags and they are encouraging their customers to use them. Some even offer discounts for buyers who use their eco friendly bags for shopping. And because this is still a developing trend, educating the public about its benefits is a great way to convince them.
Eco-friendly shopping bags are reusable reducing the need for companies to produce plastics for their product’s packaging. This does not only benefit the businesses but the consumers as well. Plastic bags are non biodegradable and a lot of people tend to throw them away which can lead to clogged drainage and water pipes. Consumers should make an effort in reducing their use of products that are made from plastics or learn the different ways on how to reuse them.
Using an eco friendly shopping bag also provides you with the convenience of having all your purchased items in one bag. No need to carry multiple bags around when you’re shopping. These bags are also made of high quality materials and won’t break easily because of a heavy weight. The bags are also washable so all you need to do is give it a little wash and it’s ready for the next use.
A lot of major retail brands have also teamed up with designers in order to come up with shopping bags that are not only eco-friendly but fashionable as well. It makes not only an environmental statement but a mark in fashion too.
Joanne loves fashion but is also passionate about environmental issues. Working on skindtasker project provides her the opportunity to share information about furbags.