Target stores will celebrate Earth Day 2012 by giving away 1.5 million resusable bags to their customers on April 22.
In addition to the bag giveaway, Target has provided a limited-life web page, www.target.com/earthday that lists (and has coupons for) some products that they consider appropriate for Earth Day — but we’re not sure about the bottled water!
You can read Target’s announcement here.
Here’s another downside to disposable plastic bags. Do you, like me, anticipate the coming of Spring by looking for signs of green in the treetops? If so, no doubt you noticed the off-white remnants of plastic, streaming from almost every tree beside a highway.