Should Styrofoam Containers Make Room for Greener Options?

Feb 6, 2014

Hawaii's popular plate lunches are often sold in polystyrene foam take-out containers. Lawmakers are calling for all restaurants in the Aloha State to also have a compostable eco-friendly option.
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Among Hawaii’s many charms is the humble plate lunch. And chances are that lunch will likely be served in a Styrofoam container. Lawmakers this session are trying to change that and push local restaurants to go green. HPR’s Molly Solomon reports.