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Single-Use Plastic Alternatives by Wendy Barnes Design

Which Reusable Straws are Best?

Which Reusable Straws are Best?
What kind of reusable straw should you choose? Are you a metal straw person or a glass straw type? With bamboo straws, silicone straws and more, which straws are best? Here is my guide for you to use as a fun starting point in discovering your favorite new reusable straw! Continue reading

How to Remember to Use Your Reusable Straw!

How to Remember to Use Your Reusable Straw!
Saying 'No Straw Please' is one of the most empowering sustainability movement phrases of the decade. The trouble is, many times we forget to say it before a disposable straw is plopped down in front of us. From that point, the environmental dilemma ensues: Continue reading

How Not to Forget Your Shiny New Straw

How Not to Forget Your Shiny New Straw
First umbrellas, now reusable straws are being left behind at every restaurant! Luckily they are not waste (like single-use plastic) and will be reused. Lovely new metal straws, stainless steel straws, copper straws, bamboo straws and more are being forgotten. Here is how to arm your reusable straw case with a solution! Continue reading

Three Steps To Take Your Bar or Restaurant Plastic Straw-Free

Three Steps To Take Your Bar or Restaurant Plastic Straw-Free

So you've decided to make the right choice for our planet (or your local government has given you no choice!), how do you begin?

There are two perspectives you will need to consider- yours as a business and your customers.

Financially, there is no question that any disposable plastic straw alternative is going to cost you more money.  However, this is only if you view this as an eye for an eye scenario.

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