Sustainable Packaging Startup TemperPack Raises $22.5 Million To Take On Styrofoam

San Diego joins other major metropolitan areas like New York, Seattle, Minneapolis and Washington, DC in eliminating the use of Styrofoam within city limits—and this startup is looking to cash in:

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San Diego joins other major metropolitan areas like New York, Seattle, Minneapolis and Washington, DC in eliminating the use of Styrofoam within city limits—and this startup is looking to cash in:

'We’re in a race to become the market leader in sustainable thermal packaging and insulation that doesn’t harm the planet. It’s a multi-billion dollar category and it’s dominated by Styrofoam,' says TemperPack cofounder and co-CEO Brian Powers.

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This needs to be a Federal law and ultimately world-wide ban on manufacturing. Thank you SanDiego! Styrofoam! pollution Isn’t it polystyrene and not “Styrofoam,” a trade name for a building product owned by DowChemical? I’ll bet San Diego did not eliminate the use of the building product, did it? badreporting

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San Diego Becomes Largest CA City to Ban StyrofoamSan Diego has become the largest city in the state of California to ban Styrofoam products after city council voted 6-3 to pass restrictive ordinance. - NBCSanDiego nbcsandiego Hoora nbcsandiego What about products shipped with Styrofoam? nbcsandiego worst meal ever. Chipotle wooden fork meal in Malibu. I love styrofoam.

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