5 votes

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

If I'm in the produce section, I touch a piece of wet produce to moisten my finger tips and open the produce bag. If I'm checking out, I either touch some moist produce in my cart, or hold a small ...
MommaBear's user avatar
4 votes

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

I'm surprised no one mentioned this. I know this is not a direct answer to your question, but another answer is to take your own bags! I know, I know, but hear me out - if the issue is simply that you ...
scorpiodawg's user avatar
2 votes

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

Look at the edges of the bag. Don't mess with the end of the bag where the opening is. The edges are often folded in an accordion-like way. If you put the edge between your fingers and rub, you can ...
Planet.Megan's user avatar
2 votes

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

I struggle with this, and will not lick my fingers, etc. I bought some Silicone Key Wraps, and put an extra one on my key chain. I just rub that silicone ring down on the bag, and POOF, it separates ...
Captain Kirk's user avatar
2 votes

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

I realized today after a friend's post about this that my method seems uncommon yet easy. I see only one person mentioned it among other methods within their post. Put the bag flat between hands with ...
Stephanie's user avatar
1 vote

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

Hold the bag to your lips where you want to open.. then take a breath & blow hard .. should separate bag enough to open fully ... of course the manufacturer could make one edge oversized or one ...
Darlene304's user avatar
1 vote

How to separate plastic grocery bags?

I could never bring myself to lick my fingers. Just me I guess. How about grasping the bottom of your shirt or blouse and rubbing the top edges of the plastic bag with it. That might give enough ...
Frances Bullock's user avatar

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