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Recyclable paper bag means a paper bag that is 100% recyclable and displays in a visible manner on the outside of the bag the word recyclable or a symbol identifying the bag is recyclable and contains at least 40% post- consumer paper content and be marked as such.

Reusable Definition

Reusable checkout bag shall be a bag with handles that is specifically designed for multiple use, preferably made of natural fibers, that is at least 3.0 mils or thicker.

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Retail establishment shall mean any business or vendor that sells or provides food, merchandise, goods, or personal services to the public. However, the term retail establishment does not include bazaars or festivals operated by nonprofit organizations or religious institutions.

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Article 19 (General bylaw Title 18.10)
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