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Plastic Summary

No plastic

Paper Summary

Recyclable Paper Bag means a paper bag that is 100% recyclable and contains at least 40% post consumer recycled content, and displays in a visible manner on the outside of the bag (1) the word recyclable or a symbol identifying the bag as recyclable and (2) a label identifying the bag as being made from post-consumer recycled content in the bag.

Reusable Definition

Reusable Bag means a bag with stitched handles that is made solely of, or in a combination of, natural cloths, synthetic fibers, or other washable material other than any type of polyethylene or polyvinyl chloride and is durable, non-toxic, and specifically designed for multiple reuse (a minimum of 175 uses).

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Store means any commercial enterprise selling goods, food or services directly to the public, whether for or not for profit, including but not limited to, convenience and grocery stores, markets, restaurants, pharmacies, liquor stores, take-out food purveyors, and merchandise retailers.

Comply Date
Reduction of Plastic bags
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