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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Elgin Businessman Seeks to Transform Foam Recycling

Kenneth Santowski, owner of Chicago Logistic Service (CLS) in Elgin, wants to create a polystyrene foam recycling program that can be imitated anywhere in the

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Dart Container Opens Foam Drop-Off Recycling Center

Dart Container established a free foam drop-off center in Chicago, Illinois. The center will be open seven days a week, 24 hours a day. The

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Testimony Sheds New Light on Proposed Chicago Foam Ban

The City of Chicago is currently reviewing an amendment that would change the type of single-use foodservice items available for use throughout the city. The

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Chicago Music Fest Goes “Green” with Recycling Initiative

A music festival over the weekend of July 27-28 in the Wicker Park community just outside of Chicago, IL, not only featured great tunes, but

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Curbside Foam Collection a Possibility for Highland Park

The success of a foam recycling initiative in Highland Park, IL has spurred the possibility of curbside foam collection for residents of the community. Within

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High Praise for Highland Park Recycling Efforts

Residents of the Highland Park community gathered recently to celebrate major foam recycling efforts made in the area.  Specifically focusing on recycling polystyrene foam, more

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Foam Recycling Introduced to Chicago Area

In 2009, Dart Container Corporation of Illinois unveiled in Aurora its latest post-consumer foam recycling drop-off site – the first in the state.  As one

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