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May 23, 2008

New law forces stores to recycle plastic bags

Medill Reports Chicago, 05.20.08

Medill_logo_3 Grocery and drug stores in Chicago will soon be required to recycle plastic bags under an ordinance that passed the City Council Wednesday.
Shoppers can expect to see plastic bag recycling bins at retailers within the next six to nine months. Stores are responsible for making sure the plastic doesn't end up in landfills. Noncompliance can result in a daily fine of $500.

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