Starbucks Ditches Plastic

Starbucks Ditches Plastic

Did you know that earlier this month Starbucks began ofering only cold beverages in cups with strawless lids? This applied to all of its outlets in the United States in Canada. Thus getting rid of plastic straws in an attempt to reduce plastic waste. The change began...
Pepsi Paper Bottles?

Pepsi Paper Bottles?

PepsiCo has joined the consortium of global consumer goods companies, including Unilever, to further develop and scale the world’s first recyclable paper bottle, initially developed by Diageo and Pilot Lite. It is our belief at PepsiCo that no single organization or...
Plastic Free Month

Plastic Free Month

Plastic-Free July is a movement that encourages people across the globe to reduce their single-use plastic waste for a day, a week or the entire month of July. Rebecca Prince-Ruiz created the first Plastic Free July challenge in 2011 with a small team in Australia,...
Covid 19 Restaurants

Covid 19 Restaurants

We’re just beginning to understand the public health impact of COVID-19. Many are also dealing with the impact on businesses as well. Hard-working owners, operators, farmers, delivery drivers, staff, and just about everyone in the food business. Restaurants and...
Biden Against Plastic

Biden Against Plastic

(Bloomberg/Yahoo) — Add one more item to Joe Biden’s platform: No more plastic straws. At a town hall in Hudson, New Hampshire, the former vice president was asked by a child about plastic in the oceans. “I don’t think we should be using plastic straws anymore...
Paper Straw Market Growing

Paper Straw Market Growing

Many thought that the paper straw industry was just a fad. That some of the government and state regulations were being blown out of proportion. However if you’ve read our posts you’d know that we see Paper Straws a bit differently and it appears we aren’t...