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Walmart to eliminate single-use plastic bags across Canada by early 2022

Walmart Canada has announced they will eliminate plastic shopping bags for in-store shopping along with online grocery pickup and delivery orders. The national expansion follows a pilot program conducted in 10 stores that began in mid-2021, that received overwhelmingly positive feedback. With more than 400 Canadian locations, the company is aiming to make the change by the end of April 2022.  Read about Walmart’s comprehensive education plans for customers throughout the expansion, the series of upcoming changes, and how many bags will be diverted each year.

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