*** From 1 July 2023 the sale or manufacture of single-use plastic produce bags is not permitted in NZ.
Description of banned product:
Single-use plastic produce bags are unsealed plastic bags that are provided by the store or retailer to pack fresh fruits and vegetables at a place of purchase.
This ban includes single-use plastic produce bags made of:
• recyclable plastic
• biodegradable plastic
• plant-based or compostable plastic.
What’s not included:
The regulations do not ban single-use plastic bags if they are part of the packaging for pre-packaged produce.
Pre-packaged means fruit or vegetables that are bagged (sealed or not sealed) before being put on sale.
On this basis, the ban does not include a plastic bag that is or forms an integral part of, the packaging. Examples include pre-packaged mesclun lettuce, a sealed bag of apples, a sealed bag of potatoes or sugar snap peas, leafy greens and herbs in a plastic sleeve, or bagged lettuce.
Details of the product above will be automatically included with your enquiry.
Purchases can be made on-line using Visa or Mastercard through Windcave (you do not need an account), or direct debit. If you are a business and would like to open an account please download anaccount application formand send back to us.
Freight is charged by weight and carton size, indicitive costs per carton are: Auckland $7.20, Whangarei to Hamilton $10.50, North Island $14.00, South Island $16.00 + GST, Rural charges are extra.
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