New York set to become the third state to ban Styrofoam

On Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, announced a proposal to ban expanded polystyrene, better known by the brand name Styrofoam, from takeout containers, coffee cups, and packing peanuts. More than 30 years after the first small California cities┬ástarting banning┬áthe foam, this statewide prohibition, which would cover 20 million people when it goes … Continue reading New York set to become the third state to ban Styrofoam