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Paper Summary

A bag that is: 100% recyclable, Contains at least 40% post-consumer recycled paper content, Displays the words reusable, recyclable or the recycled symbol of a triangle on the outside of the bag.

Reusable Definition

A reusable bag must meet all the following requirements: Is made solely of or in a combination of natural cloths, synthetic fibers, other washable material or of a nontoxic plastic as defined by applicable state and federal guidelines that is no less than four mils thick and has the work reusable or reuse or the recycle symbol of a triangle printed on the outside of the bag in a visible manner. Is specifically designed and manufactured for multiple reuse and has handles which are stitched and not heat infused.

Paper Bag Id Requirements
Stores Affected

Any business selling goods, articles, or personal services to the public, including restaurants.

Comply Date
Chapter 212 (#1954)
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