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.