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Plastic Straws to Be Banned in the UK

Plastic Straws to Be Banned in the UK

The UK government has committed to a ban on plastic straws, drink stirrers, and plastic-stemmed cotton buds in a bid to improve its impact on the environment. The move was made after an open consultation...
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Vancouver Bans Plastic Straws, Plans to Go Zero Waste By 2040

Vancouver is set to become the first major Canadian city to ban single-use plastic straws, polystyrene cups, and take-out containers. Representatives voted unanimously on the ban last week. According to a press release, the plastic...

Oakland, CA, Moves to Limit Single-Use Plastic

The use of plastic straws in restaurants, bars, and cafes throughout Oakland, Calif., is set to see changes. The Oakland City Council recently voted unanimously to pass a law restricting access to single-use plastic...