Maine Becomes First State To Ban StyrofoamFood containers made of Styrofoam, also known as polystyrene, will be officially banned from businesses in Maine.
Louis Charpentier, Leominster's 'Mr. Christmas,' Dies At 104Louis Charpentier, a Leominster man who was affectionately called "Mr. Christmas for putting out his hand-carved Styrofoam displays for several decades, has died at 104.
Somerville Begins Enforcing Styrofoam BanSomerville city inspectors began enforcing a commercial ban on polystyrene foam on Wednesday.
Brookline Students' Petition For Dunkin' Donuts To Ditch Styrofoam Cups Gets 250K SignaturesIn their petition, the students cite health and environmental concerns.
Brookline Styrofoam & Plastic Bag Ban Going Into Effect On Sunday Brookline's ban on plastic shopping bags and styrofoam is set to begin on Sunday, but those charged with enforcing the law say they plan to phase the change in gradually.
Brookline Votes To Ban StyrofoamBrookline has voted to bar eating establishments in town from using Styrofoam beverage cups and takeout food containers.