The Maine Restaurant Association Worries about Foam Ban

After much deliberation in the Maine House and Senate, a state-wide ban on polystyrene foam was vetoed by Governor LePage. The vetoed bill would have

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Why A Foam Ban in Bangor Would Do More Harm Than Good

In Bangor, Maine, city councilors are considering a ban on the recyclable product polystyrene foam. The effects of the ban would be felt not only

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How Will Portland Bag Fee and Foam Ban Effect Business?

Portland, Maine, has put a plastic bag fee and foam ban in place, effective on April 15th. This comes after a dedicated task force, which

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Maine Foam Ban a Burden for Small Businesses

A bill currently up for debate within the Maine State Legislature could soon have local businesses facing an unexpected economic hardship. Leaders of the Environment

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Governor Supports Recycling as a Foam Ban Alternative

The 127th Maine Legislature is currently considering a statewide polystyrene foam ban, LD 468, that would go into effect on January 1, 2016. This ban

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