09 Jul '18, 6pm

The First Straw: Single-Use Straw Bans a Small Step for Coffee Sellers

The First Straw: Single-Use Straw Bans a Small Step for Coffee Sellers

Why straws? There are some truths and half-truths floating around about the particular size of straws and their ability to escape recycling streams . Numerous nonprofit environmental organizations have singled out the suckers as villains , creating a small movement that has resulted in such policy decisions as recently expressed in Seattle and other municipalities in California and Florida, in bans in small cafes and bars, and in corporate policy decisions throughout the hospitality sector

Full article: https://dailycoffeenews.com/2018/07/09/the-first-straw-si...

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