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New Yorkers react to proposed plastic foam ban

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NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers are wondering what a plastic foam free city might look like after Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposed an all-out ban of the food packaging product. Industry groups say a ban on polystyrene foam would mean more expensive alternatives, like aluminum containers. The mayor says polystyrene foam is bad for the environment and expensive for the city to process because...