Plastic Bags are One of the Most Reused Items At Home
At Hilex, we believe in keeping our planet as pristine as possible. That's why we are committed to plastic bag recycling with our Bag-2-Bag® program. We encourage all consumers to practice the 3 R's: Reduce-Recycle-Reuse.
Sixteen Plastic Bag Reuse Ideas.
Did you know that 90% of people reuse plastic bags at home and that more than 60% of all plastic bags are reused at least once? Here are some of the ideas that people have shared with us for reusing plastic bags.
- Waste bin liners
- Pet waste
- Use them on your next shopping trip
- Storage bags
- Carry a wet swim suit home from the pool / gym
- Wrap shoes when packing for trip
- Cut into yarn for crocheting
- Wrap up used diapers when your are outside the house
- Pad / protect items before you mail them
- Protect seasonal decorations befor storing them
- Keep one or two in your car to collect trash
- Carry your lunch
- Peel vegetables into them
- Carry along on a walk to pickup trash
- Donate bags to food pantries
These are just a few ideas...if you don't need your bags for these or any other uses, we all ways recommend number sixteen
Bring them back to your supermarket for recycling