Are there any exemptions from the ban?

Prepackaged foods in foam cups or trays like ramen noodles, raw eggs, or raw meat trays are exempt from the ban. Also, service ware exempt from the ban includes: 

  • Drink Lids
  • Raw Meat Trays
  • Soup Lids
  • Splash Sticks
  • Stir Sticks
  • Straws
  • Tablecloth
  • Utensils

Additionally, retail items containing polystyrene foam that are sold in bulk or individually to customers and are not used to sell, vend, or serve food or beverages at the time of sale are not included in the ban.

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