Grover Beach Use of Expanded Polystyrene Products

Prohibits all businesses from selling or providing any product made from expanded polystyrene. Effective July, 2018.

Details of regulation: Food Providers within the City of Grover Beach may not provide Prepared Food in or provide separately any Disposable Food Container made from Expanded Polystyrene. Disposable Food Containers made from Expanded Polystyrene are prohibited from use in all City Facilities. City Contractors in the performance of City contracts and Events Promoters may not provide prepared food in disposable food containers made from expanded polystyrene. Products made from Expanded Polystyrene, which are wholly encapsulated or encased by a more durable material are exempt. Foods prepared or packaged outside the City and sold inside the City are exempt. Undue hardship clause.


  1. No 18-01 Ordinance to Regulate the Use of Expanded Polystyrene Products

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