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Ashland
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
11/1/2014
Stores Affected
N/A
Paper Bag Requirements
40% recycled materials
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.10
Later Fee Increase
To be revaluated in 1/2016
Reusable Bag Requirements
N/A
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Additional Information
Bag fee to be reevaluated in January 2016.
Updated as of
5/8/2014
Bend
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
7/1/2019
Stores Affected
All business establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
a paper bag that is 100 percent recyclable and contains a minimum of 40 percent post-consumer recycled content, and is capable of composting consistent with the timeline and specifications for the ASTM standard as defined in this section.
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.10
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
a bag, with or without handles, that is specifically designed and manufactured for long-term multiple reuses made of either durable plastic with a thickness no less than 2.25 mils or other nonplastic material such as machine washable cloth or woven synthetic fiber.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
None specified
Additional Information
Updated as of
1/30/2019
Corvallis
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
7/1/2013
Stores Affected
All retail establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
100% recyclable and contains a minimum of 40% post consumer recycled content; Is capable of composting consistent with ASTM standards
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.05 for full-sized paper bags
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
Made of cloth or other machine washable material, or made of durable plastic that is at least 2.25 mils thick
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
None specified
Additional Information
Set up a appeal system for merchants to receive exemption status from single-use plastic bag ordinance.
Updated as of
6/7/2013
Eugene
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
5/1/2013
Stores Affected
All retail establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
(a) Is 100% Recyclable & contains 40% recycled content (b) Is capable of composting consistent with the ASTM standards
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.05 minimum
Later Fee Increase
N/A
Reusable Bag Requirements
(a) If cloth, is machine washable (b) If plastic, must be at least 4.0 Mil thick; Reusable bags can be made of cloth, thick plastic (at least four thousandths of an inch thick) or other durable materials and must have handles.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Additional Information
Additional information (external link)
Updated as of
4/20/2015
Hood River
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
7/1/2017
Stores Affected
All retail establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
100% recyclable and contains a minimum of 40% post consumer recycled content; Is capable of composting consistent with ASTM standards
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.05
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
A bag with handles that is either made of cloth or other machine washable material, or made of durable plastic that is at least 2.25 mils thick.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
None specified
Additional Information
Updated as of
3/21/2017
Manzanita
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
11/6/2017
Stores Affected
All retail stores
Paper Bag Requirements
The paper bag must be 100% recyclable.
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Fee Per Paper Bag
N/A
Later Fee Increase
N/A
Reusable Bag Requirements
Any bag made of plastic, regardless of mil thickness, is not considered reusable.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Additional Information
N/A
Updated as of
9/14/2017
McMinnville
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
3/1/2018
Stores Affected
All business establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
100% recyclable and contains a minimum of 40% post-consumer recycled content
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.05
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
A bag made of machine washable cloth or other material with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for long-term multiple reuses.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Additional Information
None Specified
Updated as of
1/16/2019
Milwaukie
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
3/1/2019
Stores Affected
All business establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
Contains a minimum of 40 percent recycled content; and is accepted for recycling in the City or contracted by City recycling program regulations
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Fee Per Paper Bag
None Specified
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
a bag with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for long-term multiple reuse and is 1. Made of cloth or other machine washable fabric; or 2. Made of durable plastic that is at least 4.0 mils thick.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Additional Information
Updated as of
9/20/2018
Portland
Status
Approved, expanded
Enforcement Date
10/1/2013
Stores Affected
All retail establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
Must contain an average of at least 40 percent recycled content and be accepted in the curbside recycling program
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
None Specified
Fee Per Paper Bag
None Specified
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
A bag with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for long-term multiple reuse and is made of cloth or other machine washable fabric; or made of durable plastic that is at least 4 mil thick
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
Additional Information
Retailers larger than 10,000 square feet required to comply by 03/01/2013. All others required by 10/01/2013
Updated as of
6/20/2017
Salem
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
4/1/2019 for businesses larger than 10,000 sq ft; 9/1/19 for the rest
Stores Affected
All business establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
100 percent recyclable and contains a minimum of 40 percent post-consumer recycled content.
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.05
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
a bag made of machine washable cloth, woven synthetic fiber, or woven and non-woven polypropylene with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for long-term multiple reuses.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Additional Information
Updated as of
1/16/2019
Silverton
Status
Approved
Enforcement Date
1/1/19 for retailers with more than 50 F/T equivalent employees; 3/1/19 for under 50
Stores Affected
All business establishments
Paper Bag Requirements
Is 100% recyclable and contains a minimum of 40% post-consumer recycled content; and is capable of composting consistent with the timeline and specifications of the ASTM Standard.
Paper Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Fee Per Paper Bag
$0.05
Later Fee Increase
None Specified
Reusable Bag Requirements
a bag with handles that is either: 1. Made of cloth or other machine washable material, or 2. Made of durable plastic that is at least 2.25 mils thick.
Reusable Bag Printing Requirements
N/A
Additional Information
Updated as of
1/30/2019