St. Paul Scraps Ban On Styrofoam, Plastic To-Go BoxesOne council member said she felt the plan unfairly targeted restaurants.
Mpls. Businesses Brace For Styrofoam Container BanA ban on Styrofoam containers in Minneapolis restaurants went into effect on Earth Day, Wednesday. The ordinance requires all food and drinks prepared for dine-in or take-out to be placed in packaging that can re-used, recycled, or composted.
Minneapolis To Ban Styrofoam By 2015Those white Styrofoam take out containers will soon be banned in Minneapolis. The city council has adopted a measure to amend the city code that will outlaw Styrofoam containers starting on Earth Day, April 22, 2015.
Minneapolis Seeks To Ban Styrofoam ContainersA new proposal to ban Styrofoam containers in restaurants has some owners worried about the extra cost that will have to be passed along to the customer.