Pressure on takeaway polystyrene

Two cities are linked by a goal to cut down on hard-to-recycle materials. Polystyrene, widely used in takeaway packing, is a particular target, writes Ayesha Bapasola who reports on progress in the UK

by Ayesha Bapasola
New York has banned expanded polystyrene in food takeaway containers. Photograph: Ildipap/123RF
New York has banned expanded polystyrene in food takeaway containers. Photograph: Ildipap/123RF

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