Pursuant to P.L. 2020, Ch. 117, the State of New Jersey now has a ban on plastic bags effective May 4, 2022. New Jersey retail stores, grocery stores and food service businesses may not provide or sell single-use plastic carryout bags and polystyrene foam food service products. Please see below and DEP Webpage for more information.
While NJDEP is the Enforcement Agency, the Health Department can assist in answering local inquires. Please Visit the Mount Olive Health Department’s Website, Facebook, or call (973) 691-0900 x7354 for any Board of Health related issues.Plastic Ban Flyer