Styrofoam, formally named as expanded polystyrene and also know as #6 plastic, does not belong in your blue bin and should be placed in your household trash. Styrofoam is not recyclable in Vermont because the large quantity of material and special equipment necessary to process the material are not available in Vermont.

The EPS Industry Alliance offers a mail-in recycling option if you do not want to throw your styrofoam away: Recycle Your EPS