Inspections are conducted by the Board of Health to ensure that food and milk sold in Town is wholesome, free from adulteration, properly labeled and safe for human consumption. The Board also inspects establishments that offer food products for sale to the public, to ensure that they are maintained safely, in compliance with the State Sanitary Code.
Town of Shrewsbury Plastic Bag Reduction By-Law - EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2017
To: Retail and Other Business Establishments:
In May of this year, the Town Meeting adopted a new by-law that bans certain plastic carry-out bags effective July 1, 2017.
This communication is to advise you of this pending ban to give adequate time to adjust your business practices.