"A nationwide campaign to push for a levy on plastic supermarket bags was launched today.
The 'Get Real' campaign wants Progressive Enterprises and Foodstuffs, owners of New Zealand's largest supermarkets, to charge for plastic bags at their supermarket counters..."
Would you bloody reatailers grow a pair and tell the control feaks to sod off and die!
Let the bloody CUSTOMERS decide what they want. Try offering paper bags- charge for them if you want, as I know they cost more, but lets have more choice and less friggin' compulsion!
Feck-arsed greenies don't like choice, as people often don't make the green choice...