SF Supes Approve Ban On Sale Of Styrofoam ProductsThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a comprehensive ban on the sale of polystyrene, or Styrofoam, in the city.
Measure To Repeal San Jose Styrofoam Ban Is Thrown Out Due To Phony SignaturesSan Jose election officials have thrown out a measure that attempted to repeal the city’s ban on polystyrene food containers because thousands of signatures gathered were made up.
San Jose Seeks Styrofoam Ban; Last Major Bay Area City Without OneThe city of San Jose is reaching out to restaurants about a likely ban on polystyrene containers since they’re the last major Bay Area city without a ban on the synthetic insulator.
San Jose Moves Closer To Banning Styrofoam ContainersFoam food containers are closer to becoming a thing of the past in San Jose after the city council voted Tuesday to pursue phasing out polystyrene foam use in the city’s restaurants.
Hayward Passes Ban On Polystyrene FoamHayward is joining a list of Alameda County cities taking steps to improve the environment by restricting the use of polystyrene foam.