1). They reduce a significant source of landfill waste
2). They provide jobs to those that often have difficulty finding jobs
3). They provide a good way to reduce our paper and plastic bag consumption
Did you know!
– Coffee is the second largest commodity in the world
– 800,000 tons of burlap are put into landfills every year
– The ARC helps 140,000 people find housing and employment
– US consumes over 380 billion plastic bags, sacks and wraps
– 14 million trees were cut to produce 10 billion paper bags for grocery stores in the US
This large bag is 15 inches wide by 15 inches tall and has the ReJAVAnate logo. They are rugged and great for everyday usage, going to the store or trips.
So, how do you get a chance to win this great bag? Here is what I propose, I have the worst time remembering to take my bags to the store, there have been countless times that I have bought another bag because once again all of mine where sitting at the house! Leave a comment to this post with your tip or trick to remember your bag and you will be entered for a chance to win! Blog about this giveaway, subscribe to my feed or tweet about it and leave an additional comment about how you promoted this giveaway for additional entries! The winner will be picked on September 1, 2008. Best of Luck!!