On April 22 shoppers can bring in their plastic bags in exchange for a re-useable jute bag.
City Centre Sharjah is doing its part to protect the earth and encouraging people to visit the mall on Earth Day – Monday April 22nd, and exchange their plastic bags for a re-usable jute bag. Serving a variety of uses, City Centre Sharjah is distributing these jute bags with the aim to educate shoppers of the positive impact they can have on the environment.
Over 1 trillion plastic bags are used every year worldwide – that’s 1 million bags used every minute. * A single plastic bag can take more than a year to degrade, resulting in a variety of threats to the environment.
Earth Day is an annual global event, celebrated by more than 192 countries with the aim to raise awareness of environmental issues.