Plastic Bag Disposal

Reply Mon 8 Jan, 2018 08:53 pm
Does New York City and/or New York State State require certain stores (e.g., drug stores) provide a receptacle for people to dispose of used plastic bags?
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Reply Mon 8 Jan, 2018 11:24 pm

There is a state law which requires all stores over 10,000 square feet and chain stores of over 5 stories in height, with 5,000 or more feet of retail space on each floor to provide a bin/receptacle for used bags. The store must also keep a record of the number of collected bags for a period of 3 years.

The NYC website: https://www1.nyc.gov/nyc-resources/service/2228/platic-bag-recycling
Reply Wed 10 Jan, 2018 07:21 am

Thank you.
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