River Forest Wants to Go Green with a Foam Recycling Program

River Forest is considering bringing foam recycling to residents this coming winter. The hope is to increase the suburban village’s green initiatives and encourage residents

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Algonquin Township Starts a Plastic Foam Waste Collection

In July 2016, Algonquin Township in McHenry county suspended its foam collection program for recycled material. The collection was suspended due to a decline in

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Foam Cups Return to Chicago-Area McDonald’s

Customers want cups that keep their drinks colder for longer, and some Chicago-area McDonald’s restaurants are answering the call. Certain franchises are returning to polystyrene

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Successful Polystyrene Recycling Event in Mason, Michigan

Event organizers are very happy with Mason, Michigan’s polystyrene collection this past month. The event took place at Waste Management’s Westside Landfill and they received

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Polystyrene Recycling: What You Need to Know

As some states, cities, and communities debate expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam bans, misconceptions and false information inevitably arise. Foam opponents often argue that foam is

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The City of Madison Increased Its Foam Recycling Presence

Foam recycling is the best way to protect the environmental and economic health of our major cities. In order to keep foam, or as it

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Cleveland-Area Non-Profit Strives to Promote Foam Recycling

Polystyrene foam is a staple of the American restaurant industry. What many people don’t know though, is that foam is 100% recyclable. One Cleveland-area non-profit

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