July 2012

  • Small Business

    July 16, 2012

    Two Wrongs Make One Bad Bill: Small Businesses Benefit from Foam California Senator Alan Lowenthal has offered a bill, SB 568, which gets two things very wrong. First, it drives up costs for restaurants, cafeterias, and other food service operators....read more

  • Foam is the Solution

    July 09, 2012

    Legislators believe a polystyrene foam ban will solve litter problems. It doesn’t; foam bans swap one kind of litter for another consisting primarily of plastic-coated paper. Moreover, if banning PS foam kills jobs and raises costs, does banning it solve a problem or create one?...read more