Foam Ban

The City of San Pablo approved a plastic foam ordinance which became effective April 1, 2015. the ordinance prohibits restaurants and City facilities/events from providing plastic foam food ware. In addition, the ordinance prohibits the sale of plastic foam products in retail stores. Due to the harmful impacts of plastic foam to the environment and its high litter cleanup costs, the ordinance to prohibit the use of the plastic foam went before the City Council. The adopted ordinance encourages the use of reusable, compostable, and recyclable products."

Foam Ordinance


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Phone: (510) 215-3064

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