06 Jun '11, 4pm

California is About to Ban Styrofoam. Good Riddance.

California's state Senate just voted to ban the sale of Styrofoam containers . The bill would prevent restaurants and shops from distributing food in foam containers -- Californian's takeout and sodas will have to be sold in more sustainable, or ideally, reusable containers. Some 50 municipalities in the state have already enacted such bans. If the measure passes the state Assembly, it will make California the first in the nation to ban the loathsome material.

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