Plastic bag ban implemented in Cohasset, US

The town of Cohasset, Massachusetts has imposed a ban on single-use plastic bags. Under the new bylaw, the businesses in Cohasset will be prohibited from providing customers with single-use plastic checkout bags. The law further dictates that only paper bags that are recyclable and contain at least 40 percent post-consumer recycled content will be made available to customers. The law came into effect on the 1st of November 2018.

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