Single-use plastic bags are set to be banned from Bremerton as of Jan. 1 after the city council voted 6-1 to regulate the distribution of single-use plastic and biodegradable carryout bags. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Single-use plastic bags are set to be banned from Bremerton as of Jan. 1 after the city council voted 6-1 to regulate the distribution of single-use plastic and biodegradable carryout bags. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Bremerton council bans single-use plastic bags by 2020

Plastic bags less than 2.25 millimeters thick will be banned, with some exceptions.

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