You may already know about the single use carrier bag charge that will come into legislation across Scotland from 20th October 2014. This new legislation is about changing consumer behaviour to take re-usable bags for their shopping trips. The Regulations apply to all Single Use Carrier Bags ( Paper, Starch based and Plastic). If you don’t know then this link will be useful – http://carrierbagchargescotland.org.uk/
Why not pick up a bag for life from ReStyle, Deanhood Place or Bute Produce! Just £5 each these bags have been sourced from a carbon neutral factory, Fair Trade accredited and Ethically Audited ( www.bagsofethics.org ). Proceeds from the bags support work-based training at ReStyle and Bute Produce.