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Paper Receipts Are Bad for Your Health and the Environment

Stop the madness, CVS

Photo: Ziga Plahutar/Getty Images

IfIf you’ve ever stepped foot in a CVS, chances are you’ve crossed paths with a receipt worthy of a gold medal performance in rhythmic gymnastics at the Olympics. “Why are CVS receipts so long?” is a popular topic on social media. The slick, flimsy paper tentacles have extended themselves into internet culture with people posting…

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