The Palm Springs City Council unanimously voted to move forward with a new ordinance designed to promote reusable food ware and reduce waste from single-use plastics. The draft ordinance includes a variety of features that will be refined and re-presented to Council in June. The draft included an implementation date of Jan.1, 2022, so the […]
Starbucks says it will eliminate plastic straws from its stores globally by 2020, a nod to the growing push for businesses to be more environmentally friendly. The company becomes the largest food and beverage company to do so as calls to cut waste globally grow louder. Plastic straws have become one of the biggest targets. […]
Dozens of U.S. cities and some companies have banned, limited or are considering a ban on single-use plastic straws. About 500 million are used a day in the U.S., but most recycling facilities are not equipped to properly sort them.
Follow us on Facebook
El nuevo mandato entrará en efecto a partir del jueves 7 de octubre de 2021
Submit your suggestions and questions