Styrofoam takes centuries to decompose, but three UWS students think they've found a new solution.
The City Council extended existing smoking bans to include electronic cigarettes.
Mayor Bloomberg delivered his final State of the City address at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Mayor Bloomberg wants to expand the city's recycling efforts, which lag far behind many other cities.
After cutting back on city recycling because he said it cost too much, Bloomberg has become a proponent.
Proposed restrictions would apply to businesses, a sanitation department official said Monday.
P.S. 89 has cut its lunchtime waste by more than half since switching to the sugarcane trays.
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