• The Calls For Plastic Straw Bans Get Even Louder

    18 days ago - By Food Republic

    Cities across the nation from Miami to Malibu have enacted varying degrees of bans on plastic straws and other single-use plastics, including cutlery. Bon Appétit Management Company, which provides culinary services for 1,000 cafés in 33 states and sports venues like AT&T Park in San Francisco, announced that it will completely transition to paper straws by September 2019, according to NPR. Now New York City Councilman Rafael L. Espinal Jr. has introduced a bill that would ban straws from all restaurants, cafés, street food vendors and venues like Yankee Stadium in all five boroughs...
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