Australian supermarkets work to prevent "bag rage" as plastics ban takes effect

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    What bags. No one has every heard of such a thing about paper, plastic, or any other bag. You have a bad experience 50 years ago?
     
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    No bags?

    No purchase.

    Just leave the contents of the cart on the belt and walk away.

    Order it from Amazon instead and have it delivered to your door in a nice big box with lots of little plastic air pillows inside for cushioning.

    Enough stuff abandoned at the registers will quickly bring on alternatives. Or closed stores.
     
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    From July 1, 2018.

    What's in your shopping bag? Bacteria
     
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    He is also a complete blithering idiot who needs 24 hour observation in a padded cell.
     
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    Just when I had this nebulous growing respect for Aussies they gotta be hatters about ...plastic bags. Could a Australian explain this to me? Relax, kids, you are among friends here. I know plenty of yanks that get pissed off over similar issues... OK , somewhere in the middle of the Pacific is something called "Gilligan's Island", the size of Texas, of floating plastic trash. That is actually a real concern.
     
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    What a good little consumer you are, remembering your programming so well. I hope you do everything 'they' tell you to do.
     

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