Shoppers Shrug off Fears about Lead in Reusable Bags
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — So you care about the environment, and you take a reusable shopping bag with you to the grocery store to avoid polluting the planet with countless plastic sacks. Now you find out your bag is made with potentially harmful lead. What’s an environmentalist to do?
If you’re like Elnora Cooper, nothing.
“I’m not eating the bag … and I’m not going to get rid of it,” Cooper, 68, said with a chuckle after walking out of a Wegmans Food Markets store in Rochester this week with a reusable bag under her arm.
I could have posted a YOUTUBE of Donovan doing "Mellow Yellow", but I'm not that cruel.