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a food-service chain that on May 31 said it would stop using traditional plastic straws "When people see the photographic evidence of the amount of plastic pollution in our oceans and in the bodies of birds fish turtles and whales it’s stomach-turning no matter what your politics are" In recent months countries in Europe have begun announcing bans or limits As of July 1 Seattle became the first major US city to outlaw plastic straws following similar measures by smaller towns along the East and West Coasts Even where laws haven’t changed the public outcry is pressuring companies to respond or risk alienating customers That pressure travels up and down the supply chainBest Diamond Plastics co-founder and President Mark Tolliver has grown his straw-making business to more than 70 employees from the five he started with in 2008 in large part thanks to his first major customer: McDonald’s Now his 73000 square-foot plant in Chicago churns out plastic implements for customers including five big fast-food companiesTolliver started talking with McDonald’s about more environmentally friendly options a few years ago as concerns about plastic trash gained traction That sent him searching for a solution that wouldn’t turn his growing business upside down Competing against a range of entirely different materials such as glass paper or metal Best Diamond decided to stick with the material it knew best but engineer it to quickly decomposeTolliver teamed up with Smart Plastic Technologies in Knoxville Tennessee where CEO Tim Murtaugh found success in recent years selling an additive that makes plastic grocery bags biodegradable and has now adjusted the product to work for strawsIn the last six months the drive for an alternative became more urgent as he heard from all five of his big fast-food customers McDonald’s announced last month it would be replacing plastic straws with paper in the UK and Ireland by 2019 and would start testing substitutes in the US,S Black Beauty has plenty to captivate scientists. deposited by wind or water. detection algorithms sniff out potentially pregnant clients based on their shopping and browsing patterns. Conflict between the local PNG community and refugees is not uncommon; the marginalized outsiders have been left to dwell far longer than authorities originally intended, Opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect the views of TIME editors. months of talk,that we a communications manager for Minnesota Power.
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