Polystyrene Recycling: What You Need to Know

As some states, cities, and communities debate expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam bans, misconceptions and false information inevitably arise. Foam opponents often argue that foam is

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Cape Elizabeth considers banning polystyrene foam

The town council of Cape Elizabeth recently proposed banning polystyrene foam containers in the town. However, a measure so drastic could have unintended negative consequences,

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Tilamook County declares January 7 E-Waste and Styrofoam Collection Day

At their most recent meeting, Tilamook County Commissioners unanimously decided that January 7 would mark E-Waste and Styrofoam Collection Day. County residents can bring foam

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Oregon Schools to Consider Foam Recycling Programs

The advantages of community recycling programs are generally well-known to most individuals: they provide an opportunity to reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills,

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Foam Industry Aims to Debunk Foam Misconceptions in Oregon

The average American comes in contact with polystyrene foam containers nearly every day in the form of food take-out containers and lunch trays, but there

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