Bring Your Own Bag San Diego

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Welcome to Bring Your Own Bag San Diego!

Our mission is to encourage the use of reusable shopping bags in the City of San Diego. By using reusable bags, you can help save marine wildlife and reduce pollution and litter. Explore our site and get tips on using your reusable bag, find out about local events in the community, and learn how to get or make your own reusable bag for FREE!

Proposed Single-Use Carryout Bag Reduction Ordinance

Final Environmental Impact Report, draft ordinance, and draft findings, statement of overriding considerations, and mitigation monitoring and reporting program on the Single-Use Carryout Bag Reduction Ordinance can be found here (Scroll down to "Final CEQA Documents").

The Story Behind the Bags:

The City of San Diego contracted out to Los Angeles-based Green Vets organization to produce the City's first reusable bags. The contract not only provided San Diego with quality bags, but also helped homeless and at-risk veterans in the process. See the video:

Green Vets video