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ChicoBag® is committed to being the top resource for up to date information on the reusable bag movement and bag legislation. Check out the interactive map below to see what steps are being taken to eliminate single-use bag use around the world. In addition to the interactive map, the Bag Monster® Blog provides weekly updates on current bag fees, bans and reduction efforts around the world.  

Don't see your city on the map? Interested in proposing a single-use bag ban in your town? Check out our Activist Tool Kit to get started or view the San Francisco Plastic Bag Reduction Ordinance and Bag Fee Resolution for guidance. Good luck!

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Click on any of the places below to read more about the action they have taken to kick the single-use bag habit.


Zanzibar, Africa
Eritrea, Africa
Ethiopia, Africa
Somaliland, Africa
Egypt, Red Sea, Africa
Kenya, Africa
Rwanda, Africa
South Africa, Africa
Tanzania, Africa
Botswana, Africa
Cape Town, South Africa, Africa
Bangladesh, Asia
Bhutan, Asia
China, Asia
Hong Kong, Asia
Malaysia, Sibu, Sarawak, Asia
Myanmar, Yangon, Asia
Taiwan, Asia
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Asia
Leaf Rapids, Canada
Manitoba, Canada
Nain, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Nova Scotia, Canada
Quebec, Canada
Toronto, Canada
Amqui, Canada
Huntingdon, Canada
Fort McMurray, Canada
Northwest Territories, Canada
Eriksdale, Canada
Coldwell, Canada
Thompson, MB, Canada
Belgium, Europe
Denmark, Europe
Germany, Europe
Macedonia, Europe
Spain, Europe
France, Europe
Paris, Europe
Ireland, Europe
Italy, Europe
Malta, Europe
Northern Ireland, Europe
Romania, Europe
Wales, Europe
Modbury, England, Europe
Selkirk, Scotland, Europe
Aylsham, England, Europe
Kew, England, Europe
Chandigarh, India
Delhi, India
Himachal Pradesh, India
Kanyakumari,Tamil Nadu, India, India
Maharashtra, India
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Kerala, India
Mexico City, Mexico
Israel, Middle East
Oman, Middle East
Pakistan, Punjab, Middle East
Abu Dhabi, UAE, Middle East
Ajman, UAE, Middle East
Dubai, UAE, Middle East
Sharjah, UAE, Middle East
Australia, Canberra, Oceana
Australia, Melbourne, Oceana
South Australia, Oceana
Australia, Coles Bay, Oceana
Australia, Huskisson, Oceana
Australia, Kangaroo Valley, Oceana
Australia, Loddon Shire, Oceana
Australia, Mogo, Oceana
Australia, Victoria, Oceana
Australia, Northern Territory, Oceana

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Buenos Aires Province, South America
Brazil, South America
Aspen, CO, USA
Austin, TX, USA
Berkeley, USA
Bethel, AK, USA
Boulder, CO, USA
Brownsville, TX, USA
Calabasas, CA, USA
District of Colombia (DC), USA
Edmonds, WA, USA
Fairfax, CA, USA
Fort Stockton, TX, USA
Hawaii County, HI, USA
Kaua'i County, HI, USA
Los Angeles County, CA, USA
Maine, USA
Malibu, CA, USA
Manhattan Beach, CA, USA
Marshall County, IA, USA
Maui County, HI, USA
Morgan Hill, CA, USA
Outer Banks, North Carolina, USA
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Pasadena, CA, USA
Portland, OR, USA
San Francisco, CA, USA
San Jose, CA, USA
Santa Clara County, CA, USA
Santa Cruz, CA, USA
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Seattle, WA, USA
South Padre Island, TX, USA
Telluride, CO, USA
Westport, CT, USA
Solana Beach, CA, USA
Laguna Beach, CA, USA
Long Beach, CA, USA
Marin County, CA, USA
Fort Bragg, CA, USA
American Samoa, USA
San Francisco, CA, USA
Southampton Village, NY, USA
Bellingham, WA, USA
East Hampton Village, NY, USA
San Luis Obispo County, CA, USA
Monterey, CA, USA
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, USA
Sonoma County, CA, USA
Carbondale, CO, USA
Santa Cruz County, CA, USA
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Dana Point, CA, USA
Capitola, CA, USA
Carpinteria, CA, USA
San Mateo County, CA, USA
Alameda County, CA, USA
Chico, CA, USA
Brookline, MA, USA
Barrington, RI, USA
Laguna Vista, TX, USA
Watsonville, CA, USA
West Holllywood, CA, USA
Village of Mamaroneck, NY, USA
Honolulu County, HI, USA
Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
Millbrae, CA, USA
Mukilteo, WA, USA
Rye, NY, USA
Haiti, North America
Larchmont, NY, USA
Sunset Valley, TX, USA
Issaquah, WA, USA
Los Altos, CA, USA