Monday, February 26, 2024

Tag: plastic straws

The straw that broke the ocean’s back

Pubs reduce plastic waste
Leading voices in the pub and retail industries are asking their affiliates to get serious on ditching plastic straws, as the UN warns of a planetary crisis of marine waste

Merlin to phase out plastic straws by end of 2018

Plastic straws, merlin, png
The scourge of plastic waste across the oceans has piqued the public conscience like no other environmental campaign in many a year. From images of whales dying to beaches covered in plastic bottles, the response to the issue has been rapid with businesses, usually the last to set sail on the environment, setting the agenda. Merlin Entertainments have nailed...