The paper bag is the recyclable counterpart to the widely used plastic bag and is a much better alternative. It’s much better for the earth, and can be reused in much more ways. It was invented in 1852 by Francis Wolle and improved by Margaret E. Knight in 1870. The paper bag is very versatile and easy to use. What are some of your favourite ways to use paper bags? They can be used to carry groceries, as gift bags or gift wrap, in arts and crafts projects, and so much more. Share your paper bag creations with #PaperBagDay.
When Is National Paper Bag Day?
The paper bag is a highly underrated invention, which is why we honour it on July 12th, National Paper Bag Day.
History Of National Paper Bag Day
We are unable to pinpoint the creator of this national day, but we will be sure to keep you posted.