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DE Plastic Bag Ban Effective Jan 1

Starting January 1 Delaware HB 130 banning single-use plastic bags goes into effect. This makes Delaware the 4th state to implement a ban on single-use bags. The law was introduced by Rep. Gerald Brady (D-Wilmington) and Sen. Trey Paradee (D-Dover). The effort was spearheaded by Plastic Free Delaware, and was endorsed by the Surfrider Foundation Delaware Chapter.

Additional information can be found on the DNREC website and you can click this link for local responses in a recent Delaware State News article.