carrier bag


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carrier bag

n
Brit a large paper or plastic bag for carrying shopping
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carrier bag - a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchasescarrier bag - a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases
bag - a flexible container with a single opening; "he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"
doggie bag, doggy bag - a bag for food that a customer did not eat at a restaurant; the transparent pretense is that the food is taken home to feed the customer's dog
grocery bag - a sack for holding customer's groceries
Translations
taška
bærepose
muovipussi
vrećica
買物袋
쇼핑백
nakupovalna vrečka
bärkasse
ถุงใส่ของ
túi đựng hàng

carrier bag

n (Brit) → sacchetto, borsa (di plastica)

carrier bag

كِيْس taška bærepose Tüte τσάντα για ψώνια bolsa muovipussi cabas vrećica sacchetto della spesa 買物袋 쇼핑백 draagtas bærepose reklamówka saco de compras, sacola de compras пакет bärkasse ถุงใส่ของ alışveriş torbası túi đựng hàng 购物袋
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THRIFTY Teessiders have slashed the number of carrier bags they throw away by more than HALF since the 5p carrier bag tax was brought in.
Scotland s single use carrier bag usage drops by 650 million since charge was introduced.
I suspect that if everyone cut down on just one carrier bag a week, it would save billions over the course of a year.
For every one carrier bag I collect while walking the dog there are at least 20 cans, 15 plastic bottles, five glass bottles and 30 cigarette packets.
Public enemy number one, the killer carrier bag, will now have to be bought.
The English plastic bag charge follows four years after the introduction of the Welsh carrier bag charge in October 2011.
FROM next Monday you'll have to pay 5p for any carrier bag that you take in every supermarket or large store.
Since the Welsh Government's single use carrier bag (SUCB) charge came into effect, between PS17m and PS22m has been raised for charities and voluntary groups.
A spokesperson said: "The Bill puts in place the requirement that proceeds from the carrier bag levy must be passed on to good causes.
The PortaBag is a versatile carrier bag for food-to-go applications that, due to its cleverly designed built in cup holder can be used as a takeaway hot drink or bottle carrier.
Newly promoted Carrier Bag provided the opposition, a team who have gained some momentum over the past couple of weeks after some fine performances.
Reducing carrier bag use had significant environmental benefits in terms of lower carbon emissions and cutting litter, the MPs said.

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