• Maryland edges closer to Styrofoam-free

    Imagine a world without Styrofoam containers.

  • Montgomery County considers polystyrene foam ban

    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.

  • DC mayor signs bill banning 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…

  • D.C. studies ban on 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 proposes ban on Styrofoam food containers

    Mayor Vincent Gray has proposed banning Styrofoam food
    containers in the District, citing their harmful effect on the
    Anacostia River.