The Haul

Microplastics are the new hot topic when it comes to plastic pollution. On this World Oceans Day, we’re talking about one of the more common microplastics: microfibres. You’ll learn about synthetic vs. natural, how this all relates to bags, and why it’s important to consider how you care for your bags. Happy sailing!
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After what has felt like a loooong winter, we are overjoyed to see green things once again popping up at our local farmer’s market. The idea for the Market Bags was started at the Kelowna Farmer’s Market so it’s only fair we highlight this amazing, local-food haven. Read on to discover how to keep your market haul fresh and snappy, plus get inspired in your kitchen with five of our fave spring recipes!
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April 22nd is an important holiday in many ways: it's Earth Day *and* The Market Bags 4th birthday! This year on the blog - in honour of both - we're sharing how we've invested in our planet by changing the game when it comes to your shopping habits; why single-use plastic produce bags are bad for our climate; and how investing reusables is good for you and our blue marble home.
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