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Imagine a world without Styrofoam containers.
Restaurants and take-out places in Montgomery County may be banned from using food containers that aren't recyclable, including what is commonly known by its trademarked name, Styrofoam.
Decades-old styrofoam continues to blight the Anacostia River and now the District is considering a ban on the ubiquitous foamy plastic.
Mayor Vincent Gray has proposed banning Styrofoam food containers in the District, citing their harmful effect on the Anacostia River.
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