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Bugged about Bags? Sign the Petition!

February 13, 2019 Bugged about Bags? Sign the Petition!

Bugged about bags?


We’re petitioning the Yukon Government to place a mandatory fee on all single-use retail bags until a ban is in place.


We need your voice! By signing our petition you’re telling your government that something must be done about single-use plastics! Sign your name by March 7th!

You can sign the petition at the following locations:


Raven Recycling (Office & Depot)

Yukon Conservation Society

Riverside Grocery

Alpine Bakery

Whitehorse Community Thrift Store

Changing Gear

NorthLight Innovation / The Poor Creature

Corked Fine Wine, Beer & Spirits (Horwoods Mall)

Well-Read Books

Fahrenheit Hair

More to come!

You don’t need to be a Yukoner to sign!


Live outside of Whitehorse or Yukon and can’t make it to any of our petition locations?


Download and print the petition HERE – sign and mail it to:

Zero Waste Yukon
100 Galena Rd
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2W6

Print the Petition


If you’re interested in collecting signatures or getting a copy of the petition at your business for people to sign, contact us at!


Stay tuned to our website and Facebook Page for on-location events where you can sign the petition!


Learn more about bag fees and our campaign on our Think Outside The Bag page!


For more information, contact or 667-7269 ext. 27.



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