News release

NSLC Takes Leadership Position on Plastic Bags

The Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation announced an initiative today, April 7, to reduce waste by eliminating plastic bags.

The NSLC plans to stop using plastic shopping bags in all stores in the fall as part of a broader environmental strategy. The NSLC has introduced a new reusable bag and will expand the program over the next few months.

A detailed news release on the initiative can be found by following the News Releases link on the NSLC website at