SACRAMENTO Calif. Legislation that would have banned statewide the use of polystyrene foam and non-recyclable disposable foodservice containers has been shelved for this year by its sponsor because of concerns about the proposal’s impact on California’s economy.Assembly Bill 1358, sponsored by Rep. Jerry Hill from San Mateo and Rep. Petro Nava from Santa Barbara, had passed the Assembly appropriations committee and was headed to a vote on the floor. Hill, however, pulled the legislation in ...
Register to view this article
It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.
Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.
Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to the NRN Digital and Print access package, for only a small additional amount, you can get NRN All Access, which includes premium reports such as the annual NRN Top 200 data. Either way, we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!