By Madeline Diamond
Updated March 04, 2020
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pink and red checkered nylon shopping bag
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New York is the latest state to ban single-use plastic bags in order to reduce waste and fight climate change, which means you'll likely have to pay for paper bags or bring your own reusable options from home.

Luckily, there are plenty of sturdy, spacious, and sustainable shopping totes on the market that you can use again and again. From structured canvas bags to packable nylon totes, reusable shopping bags not only reduce waste, but they might even make your trip to the supermarket a bit more enjoyable (and organized).

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Keep reading for our favorite reusable shopping bags.

Baggu Standard Reusable Shopping Bag

Pink checkered nylon shopping bag
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Baggu's reusable totes are made from durable ripstop nylon, meaning they can hold up to 30 pounds despite being lightweight and easily packable.

To buy:, $12

J.Crew Reusable Everyday Canvas Tote

Rainbow striped canvas tote bag
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This canvas tote from J.Crew has a classic shape that's easy to use for shopping and store when not in use. Plus, the rainbow print will add a splash of color to your grocery shopping routine.

To buy:, $10

Herschel Supply Co. Mica Tote

Camo and polka dot canvas tote
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This versatile tote can be used for everyday use, as well as for an unexpected trip to the supermarket, thanks to its spacious interior and comfortable shoulder straps.

To buy:, $50

CleverMade 30-liter SnapBasket Collapsible Shopping Bag

Grey and black shopping tote
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This structured, collapsible tote is made from heavy-duty canvas, making it perfect for carrying larger loads of groceries.

To buy:, $30

Eddie Bauer Stowaway Packable 25-liter Cinch Tote

Black cinch shopping tote
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This spacious tote stands out for its cinch top that allows you to protect items inside without sacrificing space.

To buy:, $15 (originally $30)

BeeGreen Set of Five Reusable Grocery Bags

Blue nylon shopping bag
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If you're looking to add multiple bags to your tote collection, this set from Amazon is convenient and affordable.

To buy:, $23

Samsonite Foldaway Tote

Dark blue packable tote
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This durable bag with comfortable carrying straps is spacious enough for even the biggest grocery hauls, but it also folds up into a smaller bag for easy storage.

To buy:, $21 (originally $26)

L.L. Bean Boat and Tote, Zip-top

Canvas tote with navy detail
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This sturdy, structured bag will keep all your belongings secure, if you're in need of a tote with a large capacity.

To buy:, from $35

Uniqlo Lightweight Pocketable Tote Bag

Light blue nylon shopping tote
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This ultra-light nylon tote can fold up and fit inside one of the bag's interior pockets for easy storage, making it the perfect option to keep on hand for impromptu trips to the supermarket.

To buy:, $15

Dalix 20-inch Solid Color Cotton Canvas Shopping Tote Bag

Blue canvas tote
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When it comes to reusable grocery bags, a classic canvas bag is a go-to, but between the convenient pockets and fun color options, this version stands out.

To buy:, $15

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