July 14, 2020 - July 31, 2020
Storrs-Mansfield, CT 06268
Mansfield Plastic Checkout Bag Prohibition Resumes July 14, 2020
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
The Mansfield “Bring Your Own Bag” Ordinance will resume effective Tuesday, July 14, 2020. On the 14th, Mansfield businesses will no longer be allowed to issue plastic checkout bags to their customers. This includes grocery stores, department stores, hardware stores, pharmacies, liquor stores, restaurants, catering trucks and convenience stores. Customers will still have access to produce and product bags, dry cleaner bags and trash bags. Paper checkout bags are still permissible, but some stores may elect to charge for them.
For more information about the ordinance, please visit http://www.mansfieldct.gov/1586/Reusable-Bag-Campaign