As of July 1, polystyrene (commonly referred to as Styrofoam ™), polystyrene loose fill packaging (also known as “packing peanuts”) and other foam articles are no longer permitted for sale or use in Prince George’s County.
Foam Packaging that Cannot Be Sold or Used (visit environment.mypgc.us/foamfree for exemption information)
- Food containers
- Hot and cold beverage cups
There are many non-foam packaging alternatives. To view a list of vendors that offer comparable products and learn more about being “Foam Free in PGC” visit, environment.mypgc.us/foamfree or contact County Click