Reusable Shopping Bags

Alternative ways to recycle
Put in Garbage

Compost Canvas, Jute & Hemp

Worn down canvas, cotton, jute or hemp bags can be cut into strips and added to your compost since they’re made from biodegradable plant fibers.

Alternative Ways to Recycle


ChicoBag Repurposing Program

Send back old, reusable shopping bags (any material, any brand) to ChicoBag’s Zero Waste Program. Mail them to:

ChicoBag Company
C/O Zero Waste Program
747 Fortress Street
Chico, CA 95973

Did You Know?

Coastal Land Litter

Conventional plastic bags are among the top 10 items found most frequently during coastal cleanups. Plastic bags can take up to 1,000 years to break down, though because they are plastic, they will never degrade completely.