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Ban non-recyclable polystyrene foam


    Maui’s polystyrene law did not take shape quickly — the pros and cons were weighed for some eight years. But in the end, green-focused sustainability prevailed.

In Hawaii, everyday takeout food is often served up in polystyrene foam containers. Evidence of our on-the-go eating — clamshell containers and cups — pile up in trash bins lining beach parks and city streets. Read more

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