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New law on to-go containers now in effect in Hawaii

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HONOLULU (KITV4) -- Time is running out for food service businesses to go green. Sept. 6,2022 the law kicks into place requiring Honolulu restaurants, food vendors, and food trucks to use only bio-degradable containers.

Lobster, softshell crab, short rib. When Saigon Grill sends out food to go, it's now going out in recyclable to-go containers. "Customers letting us know their food gets a little colder a little bit quicker, ” said Saigon Grill Co-owner Pila Langi.

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Jefferson Tyler joined KITV after a lengthy stint in Reno, Nev. where he covered a variety of subjects. From wildfires to presidential elections, Jefferson takes pride in creating balanced stories that keep viewers’ attentions.

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