Recyclable Strawless Lids Now Standard for Iced Beverages at Starbucks in the US and Canada

According to a September 10, 2020 news release recyclable strawless lids are now available across the US and Canada “… for iced beverages … marking a significant milestone in Starbucks effort to eliminate one billion plastic straws globally per year. Starbucks will continue to shift away from single-use packaging and plastics … the strawless lid made from polypropylene, meets the Association of Plastic Recyclers design guidelines for recyclability and can be recycled in many markets in the U.S. and Canada … Straws will also remain available in stores for customers upon request …” #Recycling #SingleUsePlastic #FoodPackaging #Starbucks