• Ban on plastic food foam containers considered in NYC

    11/25/13 8:29 PM

    A potential ban on plastic foam food containers in a city that thrives on takeout proved a piping-hot topic among lawmakers Monday, as they debated the material's pros, cons and prospects for recycling.

  • Philadelphia tries less salt in Chinese takeout

    8/23/13 7:08 AM

    More than 200 take-out Chinese restaurants in Pennsylvania have been working to reduce the amount of sodium in their food. Preliminary results show a reduction of 20 percent of salt.