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Oct 5 Ever’Mans to eliminate plastic grocery BAGS! To read further here

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Sep. 7th, 2018 Update on the "Great Pacific Garbage Patch".

It is important to start someplace in cleaning up the patch itself, publicizing the effort and minimizing new garbage additions. Update!

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August 7, 2018 What a novel way to pick up marine debris! Anything is worth a try. Make sure to watch the video on this page

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August 10, 2018 Not all plastic straws can be replaced with paper. Bubble tea for instance

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August 6, 2018 Aardvark has been so successful they have been purchased! Info here

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July 26, 2018 Disney will eliminate straws by mid-2019. Sea World did in June, 2018. Read more

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July 9 2018 Starbucks announces going strawless in 2020. Click here for a long way off!

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June 25, 2018 Aardvark is the only US manufacturer of FDA approved paper straws. To learn more about them click here

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May 31, 2018 Bon Appetit Mgmt manages 1,000+ eateries in the US. Plan is to eliminate plastic straws by September 2019. More info click here

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May 23, 2018 Alaska Airlines latest to eliminate plastic straws. Article outlines alternatives to plastic straws. Some practical, some not.

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January 29, 2018 California proposes a bill to make it illegal for restaurants to give customers a plastic straw unless requested! More info click here

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August 25, 2017 EcoWatch published an article on Seattle banning plastic straws. To read article click here

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May 21, 2018 Shareholders at McDonald's Annual Meeting voted to eliminate plastic straws. Info here