This copy cat model merely allows manufacturers and sellers to carry on regardless as they are encurring no cost. The solution to the environmental problem should be dealt with at the start of the chain, not the end, only this will significantly reduce the environmental impact.Only this will force the bag manufacturers to come up with smarter solutions. This proposal in its current form is about new income generation for a department starved of cash in an economic downturn.

by: Sean Eccles

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