Palo Alto votes to ban foam take-out containers
Original post made on Apr 28, 2009
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on Apr 28, 2009 at 2:31 pm
This is SO exciting! Polystyrene is quite destructive on the environment in many ways; Palo Alto is following the lead of many other cities who have succeeded with this decision. My hope is that Mountain View can revisit this issue now that Palo Alto is showing us it is possible and doable.
on Apr 28, 2009 at 9:52 pm
Excellent news for the environment; bravo
on Apr 29, 2009 at 11:33 am
Lets hope Mtn. View has more common sense than Palo Alto. Banning something imposes a one size fits all solution on everyone and leads to all kinds of unintended consequences. Restricting retailers may not restrict consumers who may just bear the cost themsleves.