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Paper Summary

Recyclable Paper Bag means a paper bag that is (1) 100 percent recyclable including the handles; (2) contains at least 40% post-consumer recycled paper content; and, (3) displays the percentage of post-consumer recycled content in a visible manner on the outside of the bag.

Reusable Definition

Reusable checkout bag, a sewn bag with handles, that is designed for multiple reuse and can carry 25 pounds over a distance of 300 feet. It can be either made of cloth fabric, durable plastic (more than 4 mils thick), or other durable material

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Retail establishment, any retail space located in the Town of Northborough including without limitation a restaurant, food or ice cream truck, convenience store, merchandise vendor, farm market, or supermarket

Comply Date
Article 41
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