Tax credit program aims to boost Maine economy

Low income communities have long had the burden of not having investors want to put any sort of amount of money into the community at all. You can think of this as various investors, who may be interested in putting their money into various businesses in random locations, as wanting to avoid low income areas,...
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New York Foam Ban Leads to Missed Opportunity

Polystyrene foam, commonly mistaken for “Styrofoam” which is a trademark of the Dow Chemical Co., is an inexpensive and quality packaging entity, utilized by many fast food restaurants and small businesses–particularly halal carts in NYC. The NY foam ban (http://newyork.gofoam.org/) was implemented under the impression that polystyrene foam cannot be recycled economically–yet groups have been recycling the material for years all across the country, and in fact, Dart Container Corporation offered to pay to implement a more effective recycling program in NYC....
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