CITY OF PACIFIC GROVE
Styrofoam Non-Compliance Form
Chapter 11.99 of the Pacific Grove Municipal Code
All food providers
within the City of Pacific Grove utilizing disposable food
service ware shall use biodegradable, compostable, or recyclable
Food providers within the City of Pacific Grove may not provide
prepared food in
any disposable food service ware containing polystyrene foam
Pacific Grove environmentally acceptable food packaging ordinance
ban) is at the mandatory compliance stage as of May 7, 2008.
There are no exemptions allowing
the use of polystyrene foam food service ware.
This ordinance is mandatory and
fines will be levied for non-compliance.
Food Service Provider
still using polystyrene foam containers:
(entry directly on form is possible)
Date of occurrence:
Describe type of
polystyrene-foam container used. Was the container marked PS6?
For the first violation, the
city manager shall issue a written warning to the food provider
which specifies that a
violation of this Chapter has occurred and which further notifies
the food provider of the
appropriate penalties to be assessed in the event of future
violations. The food
provider will have thirty (30) days to comply.
Directions to complainant:
Complete this form online and then print it
(or print it and fill in);
Then fax to
Sarah Hardgrave, Senior Planner
or mail to: |
300 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove, California 93950
Attn: Sarah Hardgrave, Senior Planner