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Please see the latest social media, news and media releases relating to the Queensland plastic bag ban below.

 

 

SEE WHAT OTHER RETAILERS ARE DOING

Instagram post 2256301105340491235_7777718102 National Retail Association CEO Dominique Lamb joined industry and government leaders to support the formation of the ANZPAC Plastics Pact
Instagram post 2242655024476154803_7777718102 Visited @marrickvillemetro in Sydney this week and saw new waste separation initiative
Instagram post 2191114389202398353_7777718102 Newsxpress at the Gap Village have switched to the eco friendly use of paper bags. The store has received a lot of positive feedback from customers in regards to their switch! Keep up the amazing work !! 🌟🌟🌟 #qldbagban #Queensland #QLD #brisbane #thegap #thegapvillahe #bagban #supporttheban #ecofriendlyapproved #ecofriendlybags #ecofriendly #paperbags #paperoption #recycle
Instagram post 2191108002904570851_7777718102 Bargain City at the Gap Village have eliminated all plastic bag options. The store has switched to the use of eco-friendly reusable bags! Keep up the amazing work !! 🌟🌟🌟#qldbagban #qld #Brisbane #thegap #thegapvillage #reusablebags #reusable #ecobag #goinggreen #ecobags #reduceplastic #plasticless
Instagram post 2191098215479449089_7777718102 Go Vita, Going Healthy at the Gap Village have eliminated all single use and multi use plastic bags switching to the alternative option of paper bags! Fantastic work to the team at Going Healthy!! #qldbagban #bagban #queensland #qld #brisbane  # thegap #thegapvillage #retail #shopping #healthproducts #savetheplanet🌍 #paperbags #paper
Instagram post 2191079360396858493_7777718102 Loot Homewares at the Gap Village have eliminated all single use and multi use plastic bags. The business has switched to the alternative of tissue paper and paper bags!! Keep up the amazing work 🌟🌟🌟 #qldbagban #qld #brisbane #thegap #thegapvillage #shopping #retail #homeware #paper #plasticless #ecofriendly #supporttheban
Instagram post 2186075350019577698_7777718102 Lorna Jane have gone the extra mile in proving their customers with fabulous eco-friendly bags!! What an exceptional way to advertise the company !! Next time you’re in Lorna Jane store don’t forget to pick up one of these glamorous bags!! Keep up the amazing work!! #lornajane #qldbagban #bagban #queensland #qld #redlands #capalaba #ecobag #groovybags #reuse #reduce #fabulousbags #retail #shopping #activewear
Instagram post 2186072457526656100_7777718102 If you want great coffee, head over to the the team at Cafe Two 14!! The staff have taken the extra measures to eliminate plastic bags from their cafe, only providing a paper option. Keep up the amazing work 🥳🥳🥳 #qldbagban #bagban #queensland #capalaba #redlands #capalabacentral #ecofriendly #paperbags #savetheenvironment #savetheplanet #recycle #weonlyhaveoneplanet #greatcoffee
Instagram post 2175934719641081538_7777718102 Fantastic work to the The Reject Shop at Deagon Market Place. The team have taken the initiative to eliminate their plastic bag options!!! Be mindful and remember to reuse your shopping bags 🛍 🛍🛍 #qldbagban #bagban #queensland #northbrisbane #deagon #deagonmarketplace #shopping #retail #reusable #reusablebags #ecofriendly #groovybags #savetheworld #everybagcounts
Instagram post 2175920774679317604_7777718102 BWS never disappoints with their range of recyclable and reusable options 📦 Keep up the great work, every bit counts !! #qldbagban #queensland #brisbane #north Brisbane  #Deagon #bagban #recycle #reuse #ecobags #ecofriendly #environmentallyfriendly #savetheplanet  #theplanetmatters

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