Bye-Bye Bags

Back in 2019 the state of Maine decided to ban the distribution of single-use plastic bags statewide. Some cities already had this practice in place. The change was supposed to go into effect in 2020 but, well, we all know what happened that year.

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July 1, 2021

The beginning of July marks the official start of the ban. This means that now whenever you go shopping you'll need to bring a reusable option or pay five cents for a paper bag.

Thankfully there are a variety of different options out there. To ease into the change here's a peek into what your reusable choice could say about you!

(But really, any option is a good option! Do whatever works for you and your family! It'll take some getting used to, that's for sure!)

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