Grocery Bags

Reusable Grocery Bags (CBS)

Harvard Study: Reusable Grocery Bags May Make You More Likely To Buy Organic, Indulge In Junk Food

They’re good for the environment, but could your reusable shopping bag lead to weight gain? New research from Harvard may link links reusable bags to junk food.

05/26/2015

People line up outside Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco for a food giveaway, December 16, 2011. (CBS)

SF Glide Memorial Grocery Giveaway Helps Thousands In Tenderloin

A line of people estimated in the thousands wrapped around Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco for an annual food giveaway Friday.

12/16/2011

Reusable grocery bags at a Whole Foods Market. (David McNew/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Supports Mandatory Charge On Paper Grocery Bags

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee supports a proposed mandatory charge on paper bags provided at store check-out counters and has called it a good way to “modify behavior.”

11/29/2011

Reusable Grocery Bags (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Reusable Grocery Bags Raise Health Concern

A recent advertisement that may have some consumers worried: A reusable grocery bag wrapped in police tape along with a warning that reusable bags can contain lead and harbor bacteria.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/22/2010