Maryland Discussing Statewide Polystyrene Foam Ban

On January 31, Maryland lawmakers will discuss Senate Bill 186 (SB 186), which proposes banning polystyrene food service packaging statewide. The Maryland House version (HB

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Montgomery County Considering Unnecessary Burden for Small Businesses

The Montgomery County, Maryland Councilmembers may soon find themselves voting on an unnecessary bill that that could mean new economic hardships for the small businesses

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DC City Council Surprises Local Businesses with Foam Ban Vote

Small businesses within Washington, DC may soon be faced with an unexpected economic burden due to a vote made discreetly on June 24 by its

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Baltimore Foam Ban Deemed an Economic Burden

Small businesses in Baltimore, MD, are looking forward to continuing to serve customers and not worry over a potential increase in the cost of doing

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Washington, DC Pushes Foam Ban Forward at the Expense of Businesses

At a news conference this week, Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray pushed his plan to ban polystyrene foam in the nation’s capital. The ban would

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Washington, D.C. Proposes Foam Ban, Increasing Costs for Businesses

Washington, D.C. has proposed to ban polystyrene foam in food containers, a move that would increase operating costs for the District’s restaurants, food trucks, cafes,

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