American consumes 500 million plastic straws every day and people all around the world on average uses above 1 billion plastic straws daily. Therefore, an immeasurable amount of plastic straws will finally flow to the sea.
Since July 1, 2018, Seattle government has banned disposable plastic straws and cutlery (knife / fork / spoon) in all the others food service industries like restaurants and coffee shop.
● Plastic straws have abandoned in Disney's Animal Kingdom
● Coffee shop in America’s aquarium will not provide plastic straws anymore
● Miami Beach is getting rid of plastic straws in their hotel and restaurant
● Some restaurants in San Diego has stopped provide plastic straws to customers already
Due to the enormous amount usage of plastic straw, the voices of environmental problem become louder. Therefore, Recycle-paper straws become popular. In this few years, the durability of the paper straws has an extremely enhancement. Many of companies who are participating in “Strawless In Seattle” commonly use the paper straws that can be biodegraded even in the sea and was produced by Aardvark company.