you need three coluors on your plastic bag because you need to stand out,well we think it does stand out it isn't plastic and doesn't take 1000 years to break down ,actually you can start your next fire with our paper bag,Oh but plastic water proof I here ,yes if its cod in a bag but no if its packed for fuel these are made from low grade plastic often with holes in them so you still need dry storage actually our paper bag is better.So buy our  EziLite Fuel Briquettes not the cheapest but one of the hottest and certainly big savings for  the  environment.You can buy quick and easy at along with other quality fuels that you can have in plastic rwrappers if you prefer.