Anton Savage: Irish bin bags are a load of rubbish – it’s time we went down the American route

They have it right stateside when it comes to super-sturdy refuse sacks and tin foil, while we struggle on with our paper-thin alternatives

‘American bin bags are amazing . . . On US trips, my baggage allocation is now exploited to the nth degree; 20 kilograms of bin bags. And tin foil’