Your take-out has a new makeover! To help us reuse resources, the City of Alameda took a bold step by prohibiting the use of polystyrene foam, Styrofoam disposal food service ware. Effective July 1, 2008, food vendors and restaurants in the City of Alameda must use compostable or recyclable to-go containers.
Information for Residents:
Listed below is what residents should know about food service containers.
What Goes in My Carts?
Information for Restaurants:
We're here to help you comply with the new city ordinance.
Alternatives to Styrofoam™
Last updated: June 16, 2011
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