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    Statewide Legislationtop
    Status Voluntary Recycling Program
    Notes Build with Bags - to encourage recycling.
    Updated February 16, 2012
    Marshalltop
    Status Approved
    Status Date 09/30/2008
    Plastic Summary Banned
    Paper Summary Requirements: no old growth fiber, 100% recyclable, 40% minimum of PCW and specific ID requirements.
    Reusable Definition A reusable bag is defined as a bag with handles and designed for multiple reuse (1) made of cloth or other machine washable fabric.
    Stores Affected "Retail or Wholesale Store" means any retail or wholesale establishment found within the unincorporated area of Marshall County that sells merchandise and is one of the following: (1) a supermarket (2) a pharmacy and (3) a business holding a food service license issued by the State of Iowa.
    Fees None
    Comply Date 04/09/2009
    Ordinance 30
    More Information Link to more information
    Updated April 10, 2012
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