Home Patent Forecast® Sectors Log In   Sign Up   Support   Contact  
Why Patent Forecast® What's Included Patent Forecast® Sectors Free Trial Pricing News Feed Subscribe Menu
Enjoy your FREE PREVIEW which shows only 2018 data and 25 documents. For full access, subscribe at any time.         Subscribe

Biodegradable Packaging

Read More News and Insights

Maryland may become the first to ban Styrofoam food containers state-wide

Biodegradable Packaging Patent Forecast®

March 21, 2019

Styrofoam food containers are already banned in cities such as NYC, LA, and Seattle. However, Maryland may become the first to institute a state-wide ban of the material. The law, if signed by the governor, would prohibit both food service businesses and schools from selling or providing polystyrene food service products on or after July 1, 2020. The bill not only already passed the state Senate and the House of Delegates, but is also expected to pass regardless of the governor's position on this issue given that the level of support from the legislature is enough to override his veto.


Article Source Link

Pacific Standard


Read more like this in News This Week!   or   Share this link with your connections!