Starting May 4, no retailer or food service provider in New Jersey will be able to give or sell you a single-use plastic bag at checkout. Paper bags will also be forbidden at bigger supermarkets.
NJ Plastic Bag Ban
Plastic bag ban? Be glad NJ doesn't also have this ridiculous ban
A plastic ban that's even more illogical than New Jersey's
Grab Your Reusables! The King of Prussia Mall Will BAN Plastic Bags Starting Next Year
Effective Jan 1, 2024, The King of Prussia Mall will officially ban single-use plastic bags, utensils, straws and foam.
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ANS Plastics is a small business out of New Brunswick.
'Astounding' results from NJ's plastic bag ban, 6 months in
"It is our opinion that this is one of the most successful environmental programs ever implemented in New Jersey," said Linda Doherty, president and CEO of New Jersey Food Council.
Too many reusable bags? Here's what to do in New Jersey
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Business not following NJ’s bag ban? How to report violations
There was an 18-month heads-up. But compliance with New Jersey's ban on single-use plastic bags — and paper bags in many instances — may not be 100%.
NJ bag ban fallout — Some opinions you only hear on NJ101.5
You aren't alone in your anger towards this ridiculous new measure.
Landfills and plastic bags are actually good for New Jersey
It's simply the better environmental option.