In an attempt to shift people away from environmentally harmful sing-use plastic bags, this supermarket has created a hilarious way to encourage people to use sustainable alternatives.
East West Market, a small independent supermarket, has gone to the extreme to force shoppers into using environmentally friendly shopping bags by covering all of their in-store plastic bags with embarrassing slogans, all of which are hilarious.
Plastic has become a global environmental issue, with more and more shops removing single-use plastic bags from in-store shopping as they aim to improve their sustainability footprint.
This inventive method by the Vancouver, Canada, East West Market, was created to put shoppers off using harmful plastic bags by covering them with embarrassing slogans.
For those unlucky shoppers who forget to bring their “bag for life” they will be forced to use embarrassing plastic bags with slogans such as “Wart Ointment Wholesale and Into the Weird Adult Video Emporium” on them.
Canada recently revealed they are set to ban all single-use plastics by 2021, which includes plastic bags, cutlery, and straws.
For more information on the embarrassing plastic bag slogans visit East West Markets online.