Styrofoam

Plastic bags.
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David Madden
January 18, 2020 - 4:00 am
Proponents for a ban of single-use plastic and paper bags in New Jersey insist they are undaunted after legislators failed to pass a bill. Now, the effort must start all over again. Read more here.
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David Madden
October 18, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Camden County is imposing a ban on single-use plastics starting in January at its facilities and at county sponsored events.
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Styrofoam ban
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Steve Tawa
November 01, 2018 - 3:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The next time you order take-out, environmentalists want you to digest those "Styrofoam" food containers. A state rep is joining them, by pushing legislation for a state-wide ban on plastic cups and containers. At the Norristown dam, with a great view from the...
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PennEnvironment is calling on elected officials to pass a statewide ban on one-time use items.
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Antionette Lee
July 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As it turns out, those Styrofoam to-go plates you use for lunch and the cup you drink your morning coffee from aren't as harmless as you may think. The conservation organization PennEnvironment is asking small businesses and restaurants to retire Styrofoam products. "...
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