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Allen King of Excellent Packaging and Supply shows off a take-out food container, one of many fully compostable products in his BioMass line. (photo by: Derek Lartaud)

Richmond packaging company confronts Styrofoam head on

In the food packaging business, polystyrene has become a four-letter word, but the food industry simply doesn’t have a cost-effective, eco-friendly answer to the plastic that Dow Chemical introduced to Americans in the early 1940s....