Pasadena Had the Chance to Recycle but Chose a Ban Instead

Pasadena, California, is further extending its foam ban to include all restaurants starting August 22nd. Their initial ban mandated that all city facilities and events

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San Francisco’s Foam Ban Goes Too Far

San Francisco has approved a new citywide law on its foam ban, making it the most extensive ban on foam in the U.S. The city

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Los Angeles Goes in the Wrong Direction with Foam Ban

Los Angeles’ Board of Supervisors met on August 2nd to discuss a potential ban on polystyrene food containers. They believe that these containers are accumulating

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Restaurants Worry About Potential Foam Ban in Grover Beach

Grand Avenue in Grover Beach, CA offers locals and tourists a wide array of restaurants to choose from. Most of these restaurants are locally owned

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Redding Joins San Diego in a Foam Recycling Program

Redding, CA is one step closer to making its city a waste free society. The Foam Recycling Coalition granted Redding $49,000, allowing businesses and residents

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Trash Researcher Explains Why Banning Polystyrene Won’t Do Any Good

Environmental activists in California have been trying to ensure a statewide ban on polystyrene foam. To their dismay, California Legislature did not pass the bill

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San Diego’s New Proposal for a Cleaner City

San Diego is taking major strides in becoming a waste free society this summer. Starting July 1st, residents living in single-family homes are able to

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Polystyrene Recycling: What You Need to Know

As some states, cities, and communities debate expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam bans, misconceptions and false information inevitably arise. Foam opponents often argue that foam is

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California’s Proposed Foam Ban Will Not Reduce Waste

Activists are hoping that they can make California the first state in the U.S. to initiate a statewide ban on polystyrene foam. However, it is

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Long Beach Restaurant Owners are at Risk due to a Foam Ban

The small, family-owned restaurants of Long Beach, California have been happily serving their customers for years. They work seven days a week with countless hours

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