Getting Clear on the Name “Styrofoam”

Polystyrene foam is often referred to as the brand name “Styrofoam,” a trademark of the Dow Chemical Company. However, common foam containers are made from

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Merchants Urge No Styrofoam Ban

Restaurant owners were very upset with a recent proposal to ban expanded polystyrene food containers by Encinitas City Officials. Alternative materials, such as wax-paper, would

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