Baltimore's Styrofoam Ban Has Taken Effect. One Business Says That Could Hurt Its Bottom LineOne Baltimore restaurant says with razor-thin margins, the city's new ban on styrofoam containers may leave it no choice but to raise prices.
Baltimore's Styrofoam Ban Takes Effect SaturdayStarting Saturday, food service facilities in Baltimore will be prohibited from using containers made from polystyrene foam, commonly known as styrofoam.
Baltimore's Styrofoam Ban Takes Effect October 19Baltimore's ban on polystyrene foam containers -- commonly known as styrofoam -- will take effect in just over two weeks.
Foam Container Ban Takes Effect In AnnapolisA ban on plastic foam containers aimed at businesses that sell food has taken effect in Maryland's capital city.
Maryland Becomes 2nd State To Ban Styrofoam ContainersIt prohibits restaurants, grocery stores and other food providers from using styrofoam containers because of their harmful impact on the environment.
Maryland May Become The First State To Ban Foam Food Containers, CupsThe Legislature has approved bills to ban polystyrene -- commonly known as plastic foam -- cups and food containers. If a final measure is passed and the governor signs it, Maryland would be the first state to implement such a ban, environmental group Natural Resources Defense Council says.
Maryland Senate OKs Ban On Foam For Food, Drink ContainersMaryland's Senate has voted to make the state the first in the nation to ban foam containers for food and drink to fight pollution.
Mayor Pugh Officially Signs Styrofoam Ban Into LawNo more Styrofoam cups or food containers coming from food service businesses in Baltimore without penalty of law.
Baltimore City Council Unanimously Approves Styrofoam BanThe Baltimore City Council has passed a bill that bans plastic foam containers for carryout food and drinks.