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Americans use an average of 300 single-use plastic bags every year. Is the cost to the environment worth it?

Our reliance on plastic bags is both good and bad. They are simultaneously a boon because they're convenient, and an anathema because they degrade the environment. The options to reduce plastic-bag usage that the Tucson City Council is considering are (a) to try…

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