As of January 1,2020, operations throughout Charleston will be required to eliminate use of single-use carryout and merchandise bags, as well as certain plastic carryout and food packaging items. These new measures will mean cleaner city streets and ocean waters.
Who needs to get ready?
- Concession/event vendors and food trucks
- Farmers markets/stands and takeout stands
- Schools and governments
- Grocery and liquor stores
- Restaurants and bars
- Retail stores
(Image credit: City of Charleston)