Shopping Bag Ban: 1 November 2019
INCLUDED IN THE BAN
- Single-use plastic shopping bags 70 microns thick or under, including compostable versions.
EXEMPT FROM THE BAN
- Compostable bag accepted if not used to carry goods (bin liner, dog waste bag). These compostable bags are an eco-friendly alternative to plastic bags.
|Banned Items||BioPak Affected Items||BioPak Affected Items||BioPak Alternatives||BioPak Alternatives|
|Single Use Light Weight Shopping Bags(Less than 70 microns thick)||BioPlastic Checkout Bags||
Compostable bag accepted if not used to carry goods(bin liner, etc.)