Substitute plastic bags for alternatives

Substitute plastic bags for alternatives

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Alternative Packaging ways started this petition to Environmental Protection Agency and

Plastic bags have only been around for about 50 years and their decomposition rate is between 10-1000 years.

Plastic packaging is used to package most products distributed by large businesses. 32% of the 78 million tons of plastic packaging produced annually is left to flow into our oceans.

There are many substitutes for plastic such as bamboo, hemp, seaweed, paperetc. All of which are biodegradable, low cost, and easy to produceSwitching is easy

Start taking action today to help preserve our beautiful world for generations to come.

We are based in Miami Beach and we need your help to raise awareness to influence businesses in Miami Beach to switch from plastic bags to alternatives.

Our goal is to reach over 4,000 signatures so that we are able to take this petition to the office of the mayor of Miami Beach, and get his backing to ban plastic bags from shops and supermarkets in Miami Beach.

Every signature counts

 

0 have signed. Let’s get to 5,000!
At 5,000 signatures, this petition is more likely to get picked up by local news!