Update: Petition to ban single-use plastic bags in NSW

So the other day I wrote about how it upsets me that single-use plastic bags haven’t been banned from supermarkets in NSW. I didn’t knew this at the time of writing but, as it turns out, there’s a petition at charge.org asking for those evil bags to be banned once and for all!

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Why haven’t lightweight plastic bags been banned in Sydney?

I ask myself the above question every single time I walk into a supermarket in Sydney. It blows my mind that a country this beautiful and with so much to lose from climate change would be this slow and inefficient at tackling the low hanging fruit, particularly in a city like Sydney.

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