Plastic Bag Awareness Day-April 13th

by | Apr 5, 2019 | Chamber News

Did you know that the biggest contaminant in your recycling bin is the plastic grocery or shopping bag? Plastic bags jam sorting equipment at the recycling center and contaminate bales of good recyclables.

On Saturday, April 13, Enjoy Maplewood in partnership with OneSTL encourages you to in bringing your own reusable bag when you shop! AND, always remember to recycle your plastic bags at your local grocery or retail store.

Shop these local Chamber businesses with a reusable bag to receive special discounts:

  • Airedale Antics (7316 Manchester Rd.)
    5% off purchase
  • Get The Word Out (7405 Manchester Rd.)
    5% off purchase
  • Kakao Chocolate (7272 Manchester Rd.)
    Receive a free truffle with purchase.
  • Sole Shine Massage¬† (3104 Sutton Blvd.)
    Offering $10 off any scheduled appointment that day to any client of ours who bring in any plastic bags! Sole Shine will also serve a collection spot for ANYONE wanting to drop off their plastic bags for recycling!
  • Vom Fass (7314 Manchester Rd.)
    5% off purchase