For purposes of this chapter, the following terms have the following meaning:
(a) “Manufacturer” means a person who manufactures plastic trash bags for sale in this state.
(b)(1) “Plastic trash bag” means a bag that is manufactured for intended use as a container to hold, store,
or transport materials to be discarded, composted, or recycled, including, but not
limited to, garbage bags, composting bags, lawn and leaf bags, can-liner bags, kitchen
bags, compactor bags, and recycling bags.
(2) A plastic trash bag does not include a grocery sack or any other bag that is manufactured
for intended use as a container to hold, store, or transport food.
(3) A plastic trash bag does not include any plastic bag that is used for the purpose
of containing either of the following wastes:
(c) “Postconsumer material” means a finished product that would normally be disposed of as solid waste, having
completed its intended end-use and product life cycle. “Postconsumer material” does not include manufacturing and fabrication scrap.
(d) “* * * Regulated bag” means a plastic trash bag of 0.70 mil or greater thickness that is intended for
sale in the state.
(e) “Wholesaler” means any person who purchases plastic trash bags from a manufacturer for resale
in this state.
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