Maine Revised Statutes

§1605. Plastic bags; recycling

A retailer may use plastic bags to bag products at the point of retail sale only if the retailer: [1991, c. 475, §1 (RPR).]

1. Location.  Locates inside the store or within 20 feet of the main entrance to the store a receptacle for collecting any used plastic bags; and
[ 1991, c. 475, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Recycles.  Ensures that the plastic bags collected are recycled or delivered to a person engaged in recycling plastics.
[ 1991, c. 475, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1989, c. 585, §E35 (NEW). 1991, c. 475, §1 (RPR).