• Paper vs. Plastic: Which Is Better for the Environment? - Earth Day

    3 monthes ago - By The Kitchn

    How many times have you been asked "paper or plastic" at the grocery store and wondered which was actually better for the environment? Well, it's kind of a trick question because experts say neither is as sustainable as a reusable bag that you bring to the grocery store every time you shop (preferably one made of a natural material like cotton, rather than a synthetic one). "That is by far the best choice," says Shelie Miller , an associate professor in the School for Environment and Sustainability at the University of Michigan.
    But what if you've forgotten your reusable bags at home and...
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