TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A major change for some New Jersey shoppers is one step closer to reality.

Lawmakers Thursday passed a statewide ban on single-use plastic and paper bags, as well as Styrofoam containers.

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The legislation still needs to be approved by Gov. Phil Murphy, who has indicated he will sign the bill.

There’s an 18-month grace period for restaurants and grocery stores to prepare for the change.

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