Martinez Prohibited Food Packaging

Ban on CFC processed polystyrene food takeout containers. Full compliance effective January 15, 2015.

Details of regulation: No retail food establishment shall purchase, obtain, keep, sell, distribute or otherwise use in its business any polystyrene CFC-processed take-out food packaging. Retail food establishments shall maintain a written statement from the take-out food packaging supplier or manufacturer. Exemptions include undue hardship.

Municipal Code:

  1. 8.18.320 – Prohibited Food Packaging.

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