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Enviromentalists Push to Ban Plastic Straws

Plastic straws are a staple in eateries throughout the city, including Noni’s Coffee Shop in North Riverdale. Owner Ruth Tzanetatos cried blasphemy at the idea of banning them in light of a bill introduced in the city council last month. ‘Lately, everybody wants a straw,’ Tzanetatos says. JULIUS CONSTANTINE MOTAL

The Riverdale Press studied the issue of plastic straws and their affect on the environment.

They visited a range of local restaurants and talked with employees and patrons about the use of plastic straws, the need for them, and examined what the affect of a ban might be.

Read the full June 8, 2018 story by Zak Kostro in the RIVERDALE PRESS…

 

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