Reusable Shopping Bags

Alternative ways to recycle
Landfill (Trash) Cart

Reusable shopping bags are typically washable and can be reused hundreds of times…but when they are ripped or unusable, they need to go in the landfill cart.

Cotton or other cloth bags can be included with textiles in the Recycle More program.

Alternative Ways to Recycle


ChicoBag Repurposing Program

Send back old, reusable shopping bags (any material, any brand) to ChicoBag’s Zero Waste Program. Mail them to:

ChicoBag Company
C/O Zero Waste Program
747 Fortress Street
Chico, CA 95973

Did You Know?

Coastal Land Litter

Conventional plastic bags are among the top 10 items found most frequently during coastal cleanups. Plastic bags can take up to 1,000 years to break down, though because they are plastic, they will never degrade completely.