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Styrofoam food containers banned at county facilities

Original post made on May 6, 2008

Starting July 1, Styrofoam food containers are out — at least in food facilities operated by San Mateo County, or on land owned or leased by the county.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, May 7, 2008, 12:00 AM

Comments

Posted by Greenie, a resident of Menlo Park: University Heights
on May 6, 2008 at 3:16 pm

Hurrah for the supervisors. When is Menlo Park going to ban this nasty stuff?


Posted by Wondering, a resident of Menlo Park: Allied Arts/Stanford Park
on May 7, 2008 at 1:59 pm

Does anyone know if Menlo Park's Green Ribbon Committee is addressing this issue at all? It's a logical area to address, given all the waste to landfill that styrofoam and other nonrecycleable food containers and utensils generate.