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BAG UP NJ

NJ’s Ban on Plastic Carryout Bags & Polystyrene Foam in Stores, Grocery Stores & Food Service Businesses - EFFECTIVE MAY 4, 2022

The "Bag Up NJ" campaign, is the New Jersey Clean Communities Council’s new single use plastic and paper bag ban outreach campaign, which has a simple message: Bring your own reusable bag(s) when you shop.

Learn more about this law, including exemptions to the law (examples - Bags used to contain food sliced or prepared to order and laundry, dry cleaning or garment bags) by clicking here: https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/plastic-ban-law/nj_plastics_ban.pdf

Bag Up NJ