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Cotton bags are the ideal choice for our environment. Here’s why.

With Earth Day just around the corner, we’re looking into exactly why cotton drawstring bags are the ideal choice for our environment. Here are just a few reasons:

  • Producing one cotton bag is the equivalent of producing 400 plastic bags—so you’re not only saving on energy, you’re potentially keeping 400 plastic bags out of landfills.
  • A cotton bag, when used for groceries, can replace the estimated 1,000 plastic bags that each family brings home every year.
  • Plastic bags make up 12 percent of the trash collected at every

Here’s the key: Cotton bags are most effective for the environment when reused. So get crafty! Click through more blog posts for ideas of how we’ve used our cotton bags.