Here’s what you need to know about the New York plastic bag ban

CNN | Feb 28, 2020 at 7:17 PM
  • Or New Yorkers who rely on plastic bags when they do their shopping: Get ready to pay a little more than you expected.
  • Businesses across the state are preparing for the plastic bag ban that goes into effect on Sunday.
  • In an effort to reduce waste, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation last March that bans single-use plastic bags in New York.