NYC Department of Sanitation Enforces Foam Ban

Effective January 1, 2019, New York City stores, food service establishments, and mobile food vendors are no longer allowed to offer, sell or possess single-use foam food containers such as foam takeout clamshells, cups, plates, bowls and trays. Businesses affected by the foam ban will have a six-month warning period through June 30, 2019. Following the warning period, Notices of Violation will be issued and civil action may be taken. Be prepared and learn more