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Bring Your Own Sac: Thanks for making Sacramento a more sustainable city!



Stores under the ban can no longer provide a single-use plastic bag to any customer.


Reusable bags that meet the City standards can be offered to customers for a minimum of $.10. Stores will need to charge a minimum of $.10 for each recycled paper or reusable bag provided to customers by the store. Customer receipts will need to clearly show the number of bags provided and the total amount charged for the bags Store's can't reimburse or credit a customer any portion of the $.10 fee. The $.10 fee is not taxable.


Stores can offer reusable and paper bags, that meet the City's standards, free of charge for in-store promotional events. These events can run up to 60 days within any consecutive 12-month period.



  • Is 100% Recyclable
  • Contains a minimum of 40% post-consumer recycle material
  • Displays the name of the manufacture, the country where the bag was manufactured and the percentage of post-consumer content the bag contains
  • Indicates that it is recyclable in a highly visible manner on the outside of the bag
  • Is capable of composting, consistent with the timeline and specifications of the American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) Standard D6400 as amended.


  • A bag with handles that is specifically designed and manufactured for multiple reuse and meets the following
  • Is made of cloth, washable woven fabric or other durable material that is at least 2.25 mils thick
  • Is machine washable or capable of being cleaned and disinfected
  • Is capable of carrying a minimum of 22 pounds for packaging or reusable bags
  • Has printed on the bag or on a tag that is permanently affixed to the bag the name of the manufacturer; the country where the bag was manufactured, a statement that the bag does not contain lead, cadmium, or any other heavy metal in toxic amounts; and the percentage of post-consumer recycled materials used, if any.

reusable BAG VENDORS

This list of reusable bag vendors is not an endorsement or recommendation of one company’s products or services. This list is intended to assist business establishments to comply with the City of Sacramento’s Code for the Reduction of Single-Use Plastic and Paper Bags. (City Code chapter 5.154)

The City is not responsible for the performance of, or any expenses associated with, the suppliers listed. The list was compiled from various publicly available information sources, including advertisements and company representatives, and may not represent all companies that exist. Any company providing reusable bags may be added to the list by emailing It is the responsibility of anyone who uses this list to verify the compliance of each type of bag with the City’s bag standards before purchase.

1 Bag at a Time, Inc.
Lisa Foster
(310) 649-3888
PO Box 744
Venice, CA 90294

American Solutions for Business
Phil Grosse
(707) 595-1100
1000 Apollo Way, Suite 185 Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Arrow Paper Company
John Hubbard
(415) 864-0900
750 18th St.
San Francisco, CA 94107

Steffen Kuehr
(707) 528-4647
3255 Santa Rosa Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95407

California Retail Packaging
Don or Ryan DeBisschop
(415) 457-3707
3915 Kerner Blvd N
San Rafael, CA 94901

Julianne Riddle
(530) 717-2157
13434 Browns Valley Dr.
Chico, CA 95973

Creative Images
Ron Balzar
(707) 843-3388
PO Box 2545
Sebastopol. CA 95473

Crown Poly
Gary Halvorsen
(530) 417-1875
5700 Bicket Street
Huntington Park, CA 90255

Earthwise Bag Company
Steven Batzofin
(818) 847-2174
2819 Burton Avenue
Burbank, CA 91504

Dave Bock
(800) 676-2247
1692 Deere Ave
Irvine, CA 92606

Enviro-Tote, Inc.
Sarah Harvey
(800) TOTE BAG 868-3224

4 Cote Ln.

Bedford, NH 03110

Fishman Supply
Leland Fishman
(707) 763-8161
1345 Industrial Ave
Petaluma, CA 94952

Forward Packaging
Jeanie Kennedy
(800) 670-7190×114
5431 Avenida Encinas, Ste. F Carlsbad, CA 92008

Impex Manufacturing Associates Inc.
Nancy Ge
George Wang
(650) 589-5816
342 harbor Way
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Rick Thng
(415) 244-1833
606 Prospect Ave
Oakland, CA 94610

Metro Poly
Sally Law
(510) 357-9898
1651 Aurora Drive
San Leandro, CA 94577

Moresco Distributing
Joe Conte
(707) 773-2500×110
1120 Holm Rd.
Petaluma, CA 94954

Oakland Packaging and Supply
Sharon Kastenbaum
(800) 237-3103
3200 Regatta Blvd., Suite F
Richmond, CA 94808

Ocean SF Co.
Margaret or Walter

Omnigroup Americas, LLC
Melissa Escobedo
(800) 491-2533 x302
6530 Nancy Ridge Dr., Ste. 106
San Diego, CA 92121

Pan Pacific
Mike Tan
(888) 475-6888
26551 Danti Court
Hayward, CA 94545

Steve Rotstein
401 Sevenths Street
Petaluma, CA 94952

Roplast Industries Inc.
Lisa Mendonca, Sales Manager
(800) 767-5278
3155 South 5th Ave.
Oroville, CA 95695

Sales Promotion
Vicki Dougan
(707) 595-3966
2763 Canterbury Drive
Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Simply Green Solutions
Jason Kan
(626) 943-2828
1107 Fair Oaks, Unit #349
South Pasadena, Ca 01030

Smartbags (A division of Command Packaging)
Erin Grande
(323) 446-3280
3840 E. 26th Street
Vernon, CA 90058

Sky High Printing & Apparel
Todd Gorman
(707) 540-2375

Tri Star Plastics
Andrew Chen
(510) 782-9838
20668 Corsair Boulevard
Hayward, CA 94545

West Coast Trading
John Lau
(415) 822-1687
3448 Depot Road
Hayward, CA 94545

Western Textile & Mfg. Co.
Bruce Spiegelman
(415) 331-7000×11
1750 Bridgeway B207
Sausalito, CA 94965