Why Is Everyone Hating On The Plastic Straw?

Once a reminder of cocktails and beaches, the plastic straw became the face of the anti-plastic movement. Customers, campaigners, and businesses came together to obliterate the plastic straw. But, what does obliterating the plastic straw mean? How does it affect our lives? And what can we learn from this global campaign?

Taken from No Straws Attached’s Facebook page.

Let’s strip to the basics.

How bad is the problem?

Wait, does this mean the campaign was pointless?

Why was this campaign successful?

An alternative to plastic straws — steel straws.
Meme by Instagram page @zerowastememes.

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