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JoAnn Early Macken is a poet and the author of more than 130 books for young readers. She is also a sewer of Boomerang Bags. Follow her at www.joannmacken.com.

HELPING THE PLANET, ONE REUSABLE BAG AT A TIME by JoAnn Early Macken, the author of more than 130 books for young readers

Many people know that producing plastic bags requires petroleum—a nonrenewable resource—as well as water and energy. While researching an educational book I wrote about plastic, I found some other disturbing facts: Most plastic bags are not biodegradable. If they are … Continue reading

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