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Plastic Shopping Bag Ban Starts – 1 July 2019

New Zealand’s plastic shopping bag ban comes into effect on 1 July 2019. The ban applies to all new or unused plastic shopping bags, with carry handles that are less than 70 microns thick, including plastics made from bio-based materials such as starch and plastics that are designed to be degradable, biodegradable or oxo-degradable and […]