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Recyclable paper bag means a paper bag that is 100 percent recyclable and contains at least 40 percent post-consumer recycled content, and displays the words Recyclable and made from 40% post-consumer recyclable content in a visible manner on the outside of the bag.

Reusable Definition

Reusable Bag means a bag with sewn handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for multiple reuse, can comfortably carry 25 pounds over a distance of 300 feet; made of cloth or other washable fabric; or durable plastic that is at least 4.0 millimeters in thickness.

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Retail Establishment is any retail space in the Town of Shrewbury, including without limitations, restruarants, food or ice cream truck, convenience store, retail pharmacy or grocery stores.

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