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Best Alternative to Plastic Straws for Restaurants

Trying to make your business more environmentally friendly can be difficult. Switching to alternative straws is a great way to do this, but most available options do not hold up. Sugarcane straws are the perfect alternative to plastic straws for restaurants because they do not fall apart and are 100% biodegradable!

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Are Paper Straws Really Better for the Environment?

Rising environmental concern across the globe is bringing to light the harmful effects of plastic on earth. Many restaurants and companies in the United States are switching from plastic straws to paper straws. 

plastic and paper straws found at the beach
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Switching to Paper Straws is a BAD Idea, Here’s Why

Switching to Paper Straws is a BAD Idea, Here’s Why We’ve all seen the images of the poor sea turtles with plastic straws stuck in …

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Paper Straws vs Sugarcane Straws Buyers Guide

If you’re set on replacing your plastic straws with a more eco-friendly option, then you’ve come to the right place. But before you choose your preferred straw, there are a few questions you should ask yourself first.

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Plastic Straw Bans

South Carolina Plastic Straw Ban Information and Alternatives

Since 2018 there have been plastic straw bans, rules, and regulations across South Carolina. If you are in the food industry, you may have some …

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New York State Plastic Straw Ban Info & Alternatives

New York state is currently debating a law banning single-use plastic straws. The law is still being discussed, so the exact details remain in question. …

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Oregon Straw Ban: What You Need to Know

In 2019, Governor Kate Brown of Oregon signed Senate Bill 90 into law. This bill specifically banned restaurants and other food distributors from automatically including …

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Florida Plastic Straw Ban Info & Alternatives

Plastic straw bans in Florida have had a long, complicated history. These complications have led to confusion as to where, exactly, the state’s position lies …

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California Plastic Straw Ban Info & Alternatives

In 2018, the Governor of California, Jerry Brown, signed Assembly Bill 1884 that banned the use of plastic straws. Although the ban had strong language …

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Plastic Straw Bans

Washington DC Plastic Straw Ban Info & Alternatives

If you are a restauranteur or a bar owner, then knowing and understanding local laws around plastic straw bans and alternatives you can use in …

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