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Paper Summary

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

Reusable Definition

Reusable Bag means a bag with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for multiple reuse and is either made from polyester, polypropylene, cotton or other durable material or plastic which is at least 3.0 mils in thickness.

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Retail Establishment means any commercial enterprise, whether or not operated for-profit, including mercantile establishments, restaurants, pharmacies, convenience and grocery stores, liquor stores, seasonal and temporary businesses, jewelry stores, and household goods stores, but excluding bazaars or special events operated by a nonprofit organization or religious institution.

Fee on disposable bags $0.05
Comply Date
4070, #18-2017

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