Reusable straws – use them, wash them and use them again!
⚠️ PLASTIC STRAWS ARE THE 11th MOST FOUND OCEAN TRASH (2017),
♻️ In most places they cannot be recycled,
∞ It takes up to 200 years for a plastic straw to decompose (it degrades into microplastic)!
Small changes like reducing plastic single use straws with reusable straws maybe looks a “drop in the Ocean”. But it is an important step into peoples minds. Changing the attitude towards lowering plastic footprint. Besides that single use plastic straw has one of the shortest time of use. In the year of 2017, Americans used about 390 million plastic straws each day. This data comes from from the market research firm, Freedonia Group. ???
In practice it is best to offer an alternative than to just ban but you can simply say: NO TO SINGLE USE PLASTIC STRAWS! ???
You can chose between allot of different reusable straws: stainlsess steel, bamboo, glass, sylicone etc.