What To Do With Our Reusable Bags? In today’s age of bag bans and the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, we are no longer ignorant of the long-term devastation disposable plastic bags can inflict on the environment. As awareness continues to grow, many of us have switched to reusable grocery bags, leaving our flimsy and disposable plastic bags in the past. However, many of us have neglected to consider what happens to our reusable shopping and grocery bags when they wear out. Why Reusable Bag Material Matters: Inconveniently, the simple answer to the recycling question is: “it depends”. Reusable bags can...