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‘Significant Milestone’: Starbucks Joins The Anti-Straw Craze

‘Significant Milestone’: Starbucks Joins The Anti-Straw Craze

 By CHRIS WHITE, Energy Reporter Starbucks plans to stop using plastic straws at all of its stores worldwide within the next two years. The global coffee chain will eliminate all plastic straws by 2020, and will instead cap cold drinks with lids, Starbucks stated in a press statement. Starbucks becomes the most recent company to join a […]

The California Contradiction – Protect Us From that Straw

The California Contradiction – Protect Us From that Straw

    By Mel Mann      Imagine a state that passes a law welcoming, coddling and protecting criminals who already have a history of endangering citizens.  Next, imagine a state where the State’s Attorney General warns business leaders they will be prosecuted if they work with or provide information to federal authorities.  Lastly, imagine […]

California Bill Threatens Waiters With Jail For Providing Plastic Straws

California Bill Threatens Waiters With Jail For Providing Plastic Straws

Waiters could face criminal penalties for giving straws to customers if a recently proposed California law goes into effect. California Assemblyman Ian Calderon, the Democratic Majority Leader …