Blue Bags – As useful as a bra made out of bricks

I know, I keep ragging on about blue bags (here and here), but at least now I have some validation to my fear that the blue bag program is nothing but a joke to appease us. From the Trib: “Blue bag waste going to landfills“.

I KNEW IT! YOU KNEW IT! Why the hell doesn’t Daley know it?

Turns out, Daley and Streets and Sanitation Commissioner Al Sanchez are both still strong supporters of blue bags, but are willing to experiment a little bit. Risky! So much to lose! City Council approved a measure to do a trial run with bins instead of bags. Bins are so the new bags.

Chances are, the blue bag program won’t get abandoned anytime soon. The Chicago Recycling Coalition has some tips to force the hand of change…

Recycle right! It

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