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A paper carry -out bag provided by a Business or Street Vendor to a customer at the point of sale that meets all of the following requirements: a) Except as provided in paragraph ( b) below of this definition, the paper carry -out bag shall contain a minimum of 50 percent recycled, with at least 40 percent postconsumer content, materials. b) An eight -pound or smaller recycled paper bag shall contain. a minimum of twenty percent postconsumer recycled material. c) Printed on the paper carry -out bag is the minimum percentage of postconsumer conte

Reusable Definition

A reusable bag is a durable carryout bag with stitched handles for reinforcement made from any natural or synthetic material other than plastic film including but not necessarily limited to woven or non -woven plastic or cloth that is at least 10 mils thick and that is specifically designed and manufactured for multiple re -use and that is machine washable or is made from material that can be cleaned or disinfected regularly.

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Stores Affected

Any retail establishment that engages in the retail sale ofgoods and products. This definition includes but is not limited to pharmacies, supermarkets, grocery stores, convenience stores, clothing stores, surf shops, liquor stores, food marts, bars and food service establishments that provide carry -out plastic bags to consumers in which to place items purchased at such an establishment. Any establishment or food truck which serves made to order food or beverages for dine -in,
take-out or delivery.

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