May 2015

  • Florida Mayor Champions Foam Recycling

    May 19, 2015

    The Mayor of Hallandale Beach, Florida, Joy Cooper, shut down a proposal to ban expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam. The Mayor’s commendable decision is based on her understanding that banning EPS foam containers on the beach doesn’t solve the problem of littering....read more

  • Foam Recycling Means No Product Ban in Oxford

    May 05, 2015

    Street vendors and small businesses throughout the city of Oxford, England, are celebrating a legislative victory that will keep down the cost of doing business. The Oxford city council recently introduced a policy that would have banned disposable products that are not recyclable and biodegradable. Council members erroneously believed single-use foam products were a part of the group....read more