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Media Type: Article - Recent
Date of Publication: April 22
Year of Publication: 2019
Publication City: Washington, DC
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Author(s): Alejandra Borunda
Food packaging makes up a huge proportion of plastic waste in the U.S. Some stores are beginning to wean themselves off it.
Brooklyn, New York. At Precycle, an airy grocery store in Brooklyn’s Bushwick neighborhood, shoppers can find spices and fruit, grains and pasta, fresh olives and tofu, toothbrushes and floss, and many other household basics. What they won’t find? Plastic.
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