NJ Spotlight News

NJ's plastic bag ban goes into effect in one month

Clip: 04/04/2022 | 3m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

Come May, you’ll have to make sure you have a reusable bag when you check out at any food or retail stores in New Jersey. A statewide ban will go into effect May 4 on single-use plastic bags, as well as polystyrene foam takeout food containers and other polystyrene products like plates, cups, food trays and utensils. The law allows for some exceptions.

Aired: 04/04/22

Rating: NR

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