Utah Bag Legislations

Logan

Status Approved
Status Date February 26, 2021
Plastic Summary
Requirements:
  • 2.25mil Min Plastic Bag Thickness
Paper Summary
Requirements:
  • 40% Min Recyclable
Details:
  • Retail Stores distributing paper bags to customers shall use bags containing a minimum of forty percent recycled paper content.
Reusable Definition Reusable bags that are made of cloth or other machine washable fabric that have handles, or a durable plastic bag that is at least 2.25 mil thick with handles and specifically designed and manufactured for multiple uses. Reusable bags shall not contain lead, cadmium, or any other heavy metal in toxic amounts;
Stores Affected
Retail Store: means a place of business that sells any goods or household items to the ultimate consumer including, but not limited to: grocery stores; convenience stores; drugstores; hardware stores; and similar outlets selling general merchandise of any kind, apparel, food (whether prepared or not), beverages, tools, recreational products, or ...view more like. Retail Stores include premises that may be operated temporarily, seasonally, or for a nonprofit purpose. view less
Comply Date January 01, 2022
Ordinance 19-24: TITLE 8 CHAPTER 36
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Updated June 11, 2021

Logan

Status Approved
Plastic Summary
Requirements:
  • 2.25mil Min Plastic Bag Thickness
Paper Summary
Requirements:
  • 40% Min Recyclable
Details:
  • Retail Stores distributing paper bags to customers shall use bags containing a minimum of forty percent recycled paper content.
Reusable Definition Reusable bags that are made of cloth or other machine washable fabric that have handles, or a durable plastic bag that is at least 2.25 mil thick with handles and specifically designed and manufactured for multiple uses.  Reusable bags shall not contain lead, cadmium, or any other heavy metal in toxic amounts;
Stores Affected
Retail Store: means a place of business that sells any goods or household items to the ultimate consumer including, but not limited to: grocery stores; convenience stores; drugstores; hardware stores; and similar outlets selling general merchandise of any kind, apparel, food (whether prepared or not), beverages, tools, recreational products, or ...view more like.  Retail Stores include premises that may be operated temporarily, seasonally, or for a nonprofit purpose view less
Comply Date January 01, 2021
Ordinance 19-24: TITLE 8 CHAPTER 36
Updated September 03, 2020

Moab

Status Approved
Status Date September 14, 2018
Plastic Summary
Requirements:
  • 2.25mil Min Plastic Bag Thickness
Reusable Definition Reusable bags that are made of cloth or other machine washable fabric that have handles, or a durable plastic bag that is at least 2.25 mil thick with handles and specifically designed and manufactured for multiple uses. Reusable bags shall not contain lead, cadmium, or any other heavy metal in toxic amounts
Stores Affected
Retail store means a place of business that sells any goods or household items to the ultimate consumer including, but not limited to: grocery stores; convenience stores; drugstores; hardware stores; and similar outlets selling general merchandise of any kind, apparel, food (whether prepared or not), beverages, tools, recreational products, or ...view more like. Retail stores include premises that may be operated temporarily, seasonally, or for a nonprofit purpose. view less
Comply Date January 01, 2019
Updated October 02, 2019

Murray County

Status Pending
Updated March 27, 2020

Park City

Status Approved
Status Date June 27, 2017
Plastic Summary
Requirements:
  • 2.25mil Min Plastic Bag Thickness
Reusable Definition Reusable bags that are made of cloth or other machine washable fabric that has handles, or a durable plastic bag that is at least 2.25 mil thick with handles and is specifically designed and manufactured for multiple use. The bag shall not contain lead, cadmium or any other heavy metal in toxic amounts.
Stores Affected
Large Grocery is a retail business that is located in a permanent building containing retail space that: operates year round as a full line, self-service market offering for sale staple foodstuffs, meats, produce, or other perishable items; and is over 12,000 square feet. Large Grocery is defined as Large Retail, ...view more falls under Retail and Service, Commercial-Major as defined in Land Management Code Title 15, Chapter 15, Section 1.220 (B). view less
Ordinance 6/1/2013
Updated October 02, 2019

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