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Styrofoam Take-Out Boxes

Landfill

Updated on March 9, 2019

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Styrofoam Take-Out Boxes

Instructions

Put in the landfill bin.

Alternatives

Opt for a reusable container instead, e.g. metal, glass, or reusable plastic, and carry them with you.

Facts

Styrofoam is not compostable or recyclable. Styrene, a component of polystyrene, is a harmful chemical that is classified as a carcinogen and can leech into food and drink.

Other Items

Coffee Pods
Incandescent Light Bulbs
Polystyrene Foam Blocks or Sheets
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Toothbrushes
Disposable Razors
Disposable Ice Packs
Latex & Rubber Gloves
Animal Poop & Litter
Cellophane Wrap or Packaging
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