Details of regulation: Retail food vendors are prohibited from dispensing prepared food or beverages to customers in disposable food service ware made from expanded polystyrene foam or non-recyclable plastic and from retail sales of expanded polystyrene foam or non-recyclable plastic products used as disposable food service ware. All city facilities, city-managed concessions, city-sponsored events, city-permitted events and all franchisees, contractors and vendors doing business with the city are prohibited from using disposable food service ware made from expanded polystyrene or non-recyclable plastic within the city. Exemptions include containers, plates or trays for rat meat or fish and undue hardship.
- Chapter 7.05 Disposable Food Containers. 7.05.020 Food packaging and sales prohibitions for disposable food service ware. (Ordinance 1480)