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Frederick Bans Plastic Bags

December 28th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

If you decide to take a shopping trip to Frederick in January, be sure to take bags with you.  Effective January 1, the City of Frederick is banning the use of plastic bags at all businesses.  Frederick is one of a growing number of cities banning plastic in an effort to reduce landfill and water pollution.  Businesses will provide paper bags for their shoppers or customers are free to bring their own bags for use in taking home purchases.