The plastic bag ban in New Jersey is coming. Starting May 4th, you'll have to bring your own reusable totes when you shop. Here's a bunch of Garden State-themed options worth stocking up on.

The reformation eliminates the use of single-use plastic bags and certain take-out food containers, like those made of Styrofoam, according to NJ.gov. You won't even be able to get paper bags from grocery stores bigger than 2,500 square feet.

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So, if the alternative reusable bags stores like Acme and Target have been offering you ahead of the ban just aren't holding up, it's a good time to invest in a few affordable, canvas totes that are more durable and easy to wash.

We found a bunch of New Jersey-themed tote bags we think would make for a worthwhile purchase. Take a look!

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