Plastic bags take anywhere from 15 to 1000 years todecompose.
Only 1% of plastic bags are recycled in the UnitedStates (the rest end up in a landfill or the ocean).
It is estimated that 1 million birds and thousands ofturtles and other sea animals die each year fromingesting plastic bags.
BUT one person using reusable bags over their lifetimeremoves 22,000+ plastic bags from the environment!
This bag is 100% cotton muslin for breathability (produce loves that) and is washable.
It is both designed and printed in California by Rise West exclusively for Seattle Seed Company.