Though you may have heard reusable bags are always best, recent studies show a much more complicated picture.
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Chemistry, Conservation, Earth Science, Engineering, Oceanography
There are several different choices in bags for you to use at the grocery store. Each having their own benefits and drawbacks. Cotton bags such as the ones in this photo are biodegradable. However, they cost much more energy to make than a traditional plastic bag, which can be damaging to the environment.
Photograph by Photka
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July 21, 2022
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