The Australian Retailers Association has warned consumers and retailers about significant health and safety issues related to the ban of plastic bags in South Australia from Monday.
Coles and Woolworths supermarkets are offering customers a range of alternative checkout bags in preparation for the State Government's single-use plastic bag ban coming into effect today.
Clean Up Australia is claiming that delayed action on banning plastic bags is harming the Australian environment.
Online consumer catalogue portal, CatalogueCentral.com.au has responded to Australia's concerns about the environment by unveiling their E-Mission program. The first stage will see 20,000 new trees planted in Australia in the coming months.