#Plastic straws

  • Article: California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants
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    California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2018

    The ban goes into effect in January 2019. Read more

  • Article: Disney to Eliminate Plastic Straws by 2019
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    Disney to Eliminate Plastic Straws by 2019

    By Joanna Prisco|July 26, 2018

    There will also be a reduction in the use of plastic bags at all parks and cruises. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Straws Will Soon Be Illegal in San Francisco
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    Plastic Straws Will Soon Be Illegal in San Francisco

    By Joanna Prisco|July 25, 2018

    The city is in the process of passing an ordinance to ban them by July 1, 2019. Read more

  • Article: McDonald's Is Ditching Plastic Straws in All of Its Australian Restaurants
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    McDonald's Is Ditching Plastic Straws in All of Its Australian Restaurants

    By Madeleine Keck|July 24, 2018

    McDonald's Australia joins the war on plastic. Read more

  • Article: American Airlines Is the Latest Company to Ditch Plastic Straws
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    American Airlines Is the Latest Company to Ditch Plastic Straws

    By Joe McCarthy|July 11, 2018

    But plastic straws are just one aspect of global plastic waste. Read more

  • Article: The First Paper Straw Factory Is Scheduled to Open in Britain
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    The First Paper Straw Factory Is Scheduled to Open in Britain

    By Joe McCarthy|June 18, 2018

    The reign of plastic straws appears to be nearing an end. Read more

  • Article: McDonald's Bans Plastic Straws in All 1,361 of Its UK Restaurants
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    McDonald's Bans Plastic Straws in All 1,361 of Its UK Restaurants

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 15, 2018

    The fast food chain gets through 1.8 million straws every day. Read more

  • Article: SeaWorld, Royal Caribbean Latest to Ban Single-Use Plastics
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    SeaWorld, Royal Caribbean Latest to Ban Single-Use Plastics

    June 13, 2018

    Resorts agree that a trash-laden ocean is not a good look. Read more