§ 11.18.010 DEFINITIONS.
   The following definitions apply to this Chapter:
   CITY. The City of Culver City, a charter city located in the state of California.
   CITY CONTRACTOR. Any person or business entity that enters into an agreement with the City to furnish products or services to or for the City.
   CITY FACILITY. Any building, structure, property, park, open space, or vehicle, owned or leased by the City, its agents, agencies or departments.
   CITY-SPONSORED EVENT. Any event, activity or meeting organized or sponsored, in whole or in part, by the City or any department of the City.
   FOOD SERVICE WARE. Products used for serving or transporting prepared food including, but not limited to plates, bowls, trays, wrappers or wrapping, platters, cartons, condiment containers, cups or drink ware, straws, lids, utensils, or any other container in or on which prepared foods are placed or packaged for consumption.
   FOAM POLYSTYRENE. A thermoplastic petrochemical material utilizing the styrene monomer, including polystyrene foam or expanded polystyrene, processed by any number of techniques including, but not limited to, fusion of polymer spheres (expandable bead polystyrene), injection molding, foam molding and extrusion-blow molding (extruded foam polystyrene). The International Resin Identification Code assigned to foam polystyrene is "6." Foam polystyrene food ware may be identified by a "6" or "PS," either alone or in combination with other letters. The regulations and prohibitions relating to foam polystyrene in this chapter are intended to apply regardless of the presence or absence of an International Resin Identification Code on the food ware.
   FOOD PROVIDER. Any person or place that provides or sells prepared food within the City to the general public to be consumed on the premises or for takeaway consumption. Food provider includes, but is not limited to: (1) only those portions of a grocery store, supermarket, restaurant, drive-thru, cafe, coffee shop, snack shop, public food market, farmers' market, convenience store, or similar fixed places where prepared food is available for consumption on the premises or for take-away consumption; and (2) any mobile store, food vendor, caterer, food truck, vending machine or similar mobile outlet. Food provider also includes any organization, group or individual that regularly provides prepared food to its members or the general public as a part of its activities or services.
   PERSON. Any individual, business, corporation, or an event organizer or promoter; public, nonprofit or private entity, agency or institution; or partnership, association or other organization or group, however they may be organized.
   POLYSTYRENE COOLER. Any cooler or ice chest made of polystyrene foam, where such foam is not fully encased in another material.
   POLYSTYRENE FOOD SERVICE WARE. Disposable food service ware that contains or utilizes foam polystyrene or solid polystyrene or a combination of the two.
   PREPARED FOOD. Any food or beverage that is: (1) ready to consume without any further food preparation, alteration or repackaging; and (2) prepared, provided, sold or served by a food provider using any cooking, packaging or food preparation technique. Prepared food may be eaten either on or off the food provider's premises. Prepared food does not include: (1) any raw uncooked meat, poultry, fish or eggs, unless provided for consumption without further food preparation, and (2) fresh produce provided for consumption without food preparation or repackaging, including fruits, vegetables, and herbs, sold by grocery stores, supermarkets, food markets, farmers' markets and other food vendors.
   SOLID POLYSTYRENE. A thermoplastic petrochemical material utilizing the styrene monomer, including clear or solid polystyrene (oriented polystyrene). The International Resin Identification Code assigned to solid polystyrene is "6." Solid polystyrene food ware may be identified by a "6" or "PS," either alone or in combination with other letters. The regulations and prohibitions relating to solid polystyrene in this chapter are intended to apply regardless of the presence or absence of an International Resin Identification Code on the food ware.
(Ord. No. 2017-008 § 1 (part))