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Recyclable Paper Bag means a paper bag that meets all of the following requirements: a) Is 100% recyclable and contains a minimum of 40% post-consumer recycled content; b) Is capable of composting consistent with the timeline and specifications of the ASTM Standard.

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Reusable bag means a bag made of cloth or other material with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for long term multiple reuses and is made of a natural or synthetic fabric, is washable or otherwise able to be sanitized or, if plastic, has a minimum plastic thickness of 4.0 mils.

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Retail establishment is any store or vendor located within or doing business within the geographical limits of the city that sells or offers for sale goods at retail.

Paper Fee: $0.10 per bag
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