Kauai, Maui ban plastic bags at businesses - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Kauai, Maui ban plastic bags at businesses

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A new ban on plastic bags, goes into effect tomorrow for Maui and Kauai counties.

Businesses including restaurants will no longer be able to provide plastic bags.

Stores can use paper bags, but only if they contain a minimum of 40 percent recycled content.

Copyright Hawaii News Now 2011. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly