City Council Exploring Complete Straw Ban At LA RestaurantsAn ordinance that could go into effect in 2019 would ban restaurants from automatically giving customers plastic straws, which would only be available by request. But that’s not all – the council will also consider exploring a complete ban on plastic straws by 2021.
Plastic Straws Would Be Phased Out Under LA City Councilman's ProposalAll Los Angeles restaurants would be banned from giving customers plastic straws by 2021 under a proposal backed Tuesday by a City Council committee.
Starbucks To Stop Offering Straws At All Locations By 2020A week after its hometown banned plastic drinking straws and utensils, the Seattle company said Monday that within two years, it will be using straws made from biodegradable materials like paper and specially designed lids.
SeaWorld Bans Plastic Straws, Bags From Theme ParksIn lieu of plastic straws, the aquatic theme parks will offer guests the option of using paper straws or purchasing reusable cups with attached straws.