9.6 million plastic bags… and counting
The 2018 Bag up Manitoba Plastic Bag Challenge recycled 886,000 plastic bags that were collected by 154 schools in the province. All bags were processed in Manitoba to create benches for 14 participating schools. A program of Take Pride Winnipeg! Inc., MMSM has partnered on this important initiative for the past nine years, diverting more than 9.6 million plastic bags from landfills.