PLASTIC. My bane. And all these neatly wrapped packages of cheese, candy, mochi, are layers of plastic inside layers of plastic. And then they put them in a plastic bag, which then all gets separated into another plastic bag for burnable items.
If anyone goes shopping with me- they know I get upset about peoplpe trying to bag my stuff in plastic. The checkers are so accustomed that even when you tell them you dont need a bag- they still grab one. But here in Okinawa..