Woodburn Walmart will join its counterparts around the state of Oregon by removing plastic carryout bags from its store this spring.

Walmart officials said that in a move to help eliminate plastic-bag waste, and the elimination of the bags will go into effect beginning Tuesday, April 18. The retail giant has already eliminated the bags in Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New York and Colorado. Walmart Mexico and Canada have also fully eliminated single-use bags as well.

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