The foam packaging will be replaced with biodegradable or recyclable paper and plastic packaging.
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.
UPDATE: Tuesday – 7/29/2014, 5:00pm ET WASHINGTON – Sitting adjacent to the Anacostia River, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray signed into law a bill banning the widespread use of Styrofoam in the District. “Signing this second…
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