Alternatives by the bag load

Jute, hemp, cotton, flax… not all reusable bags are created equal. Which ones are the smartest alternatives to single-use plastic bags?

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Local heroes – Toast of the Coast

There are many community groups doing their bit. Find out how the Pohutukawa Coast community south-east of Auckland to go single-use-plastic bag free by December 2018.

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Bag of tricks

There are many community groups giving old clothes and fabrics a new lease of life by turning them into reusable shopping bags. Find out how to get involved.

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Raglan. Not Bagland.

The goal of Plastic Bag Free Raglan is clear: clear out all the single-use plastic bags from the Whaingaroa-Raglan region by 2019.

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