In terms of world consumption, there can only be guestimates as to how many plastic bags are used everyday. However, recent ideas have been that the world uses 500,000,000,000 plastic bags a year. That’s 1,000,000 plastic bags every minute.
Some environmental groups have given higher estimates, but any way you look at it, that’s a lot of plastic bags. Makes you want to rethink ‘forgetting’ your canvas bags, doesn’t it?!
Every year, Americans use approximately 1 billion shopping bags, creating 300,000 tons of landfill waste.
Here are some more facts about plastic bags for you:
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