We are about a week away from Wegmans switching over to reusable bags over the traditional single-use bags. The reusable bags are only 99 cents and the paper bags will be sold for 5 cents each.

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The idea is too go green--plastic bags don't break down over time, so they fill landfills and are terrible for the environment as a whole. WGRZ breaks down the entire change over in the video below.

Do you think stores changing over to reusable bags will benefit the consumer or is it and unnecessary change?