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Paper Summary

1) Is 100% recyclable, including the handles; 2) Contains at least 40% post -consumer recycled paper content; and 3) Displays the words Recyclable and made from 40% post -consumer recycled content or greater amount) in a visible manner on the outside of the bag.

Reusable Definition

A sewn bag with stitched handles that is specifically designed for multiple reuse that: 1) Can carry 25 pounds; 2) Is machine washable or is made of a material that can be cleaned or disinfected 125 times; 3) Is made of either polyester, polypropylene, cotton or other natural fiber material; and 4) Has a thickness of greater than 4. 0 mils.

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Any person, corporation, partnership, business venture, or vendor that sells or provides merchandise, goods or materials directly to the customer, whether for or not for profit, including, but not limited to, convenience and grocery stores, restaurants, pharmacies, stores that sell wine, beer or spirits, seasonal and temporary businesses, jewelry stores and household goods stores

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