Morris Township

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Plastic Summary

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Paper Summary

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Reusable Definition

Any bag with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured to withstand repeated uses over a period of time and is made from cotton cloth or other washable fabric, polyester, polypropylene, or other durable material or plastic that is machine washable or is made from a material that can be cleaned or disinfected.

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Any store or commercial establishment that sells perishable or nonperishable goods, including, but not limited to, clothing, food, and personal items directly to the customer and is located within or doing business within the geographical limits of the Township of Morris. Retail establishments include a business establishment that generates a sales or use tax; a drug store, pharmacy, supermarket, grocery store, convenience food store, food mart, or other commercial entity engaged in the retail sale of a limited line of goods that include milk, bread, soda, and snack foods; a public eating establishment (i.e., a restaurant, take-out food establishment, or any other business that prepares and sells prepared food to be eaten on or off its premises); and business establishment that sells clothing, a hardware store, or any other nonperishable goods.

Fee of not less than $0.10 per paper bag
Comply Date
Article III, Chapter 427 (Ord 31-19)

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