How much does a plastic grocery bag weigh?

Answer A package of 2,000 plastic grocery bags weighs 30 lbs., which works out to .24 oz. per bag. In contrast, a package of 2,000 paper grocery bags weigh 280 lbs., which equals 2.24 oz. per bag.Source:P... Read More »

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Does a paper or a plastic grocery bag hold more?

If used to its potential, a paper grocery bag can pack up to four times the amount a plastic grocery bag can handle. Environmentalists debate on the pros and cons of recycling more paper or plastic... Read More »

Who invented the plastic grocery bag?

The ubiquitous plastic grocery bag was invented in 1977. J.W. "The "Bagman" McBride of Dixie Bag Co. marketed the new invention to Kroger and Safeway, which caused them to go mainstream.Source:Shop... Read More »

Are plastic grocery bags manufactured in the USA?

Plastic bags are manufactured in the United States. Example companies include Advance Polybag, Inc., Hilex Poly Company, Superbag Corporation and Unistar Plastics, LLC. All are involved with the Am... Read More »

Can you be allergic to plastic grocery bags?

Allergic to the kind of plastic Grocery bags are made from as some people are allergic to latex would seem unlikely , but maybe possible