Reusable Bags Contain Lead: Report

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets here said it would work with suppliers of its reusable grocery bags on safer options after a local news report found elevated levels of lead in some bags.

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets here said it would work with suppliers of its reusable grocery bags on safer options after a local news report found elevated levels of lead in some bags.

An investigation by the Tampa Tribune newspaper also found high lead levels in some bags distributed by Publix’s Jacksonville, Fla.-based rival,