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Plastic Bag Tax A Workable Solution

Eco Friendly Daily

billion plastic grocery bags used by the Irish consumer, which was intended to curb their use. The program was a resounding success, and Irish consumers, like others all the world over, responded quickly to limit their payment of yet another tax. The goal of the Plastax is to get people to stop using plastic bags in favor of using re-usable cloth or mesh bags. The Irish did indeed start using re-usable bags to tote their groceries home.