In its place, Starbucks will cap cold beverages with a special lid that doesn't require the use of a straw.
The recyclable lids are already in use in about 8,000 Starbucks locations in the United States and Canada, the company said.
The design was created by R&D engineer Emily Alexander, who was asked in 2016 to create a new straw-less lid that would showcase the Draft Nitro coffee and cold foam served at a Reserve store in Seattle.
The coffee giant has designed, developed, and manufactured a strawless lid that will become the standard for all iced coffee, tea, and espresso beverages served in their locations around the world.
McDonald's recently said it would switch to paper straws in the United Kingdom and Ireland by next year, and test alternatives to plastic straws in some US locations. McDonald's shareholders voted down a proposal requesting a report on plastic straws in May, although it recently said it would switch to paper straws in the United Kingdom and Ireland by next year, and test alternatives to plastic straws in some US locations.
Rodina, through to the fourth round of a Grand Slam for the first time, was 0-15 against top-20 ranked opponents before the win. I think I'm a pretty good returner, but maybe Roger is serving better than me, but it comes to the close points.
To be here, in Las Vegas , so much of my history has been here. "This was definitely the coolest thing I've ever done". Pastrana surpassed Knievel's jump over 50 crushed cars, done at the Los Angeles Coliseum in 1973, by clearing 52 cars.
She is joined by last year's French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko, and the two could also come to blows in the last four. Alex De Minaur is making the most of his Wimbledon debut after falling short in the second round of qualifying in 2017.
Being able to play on Centre Court against Rafa, that's something that I will remember forever", said de Minaur. The Czech faces Dutch 20th seed Kiki Bertens, who stunned five-time Wimbledon victor Venus in the third round.
Israel usually does not claim the strikes, but has long said it will not allow Iran to establish a military presence in Syria . Iran will maintain its military presence in Syria after the defeat of Daesh, according to an Iranian official on Sunday.
Founded in 2010, Xiaomi was the fifth biggest smartphone maker in the world past year , according to research firm IDC. Mo Jia, a Shanghai-based analyst with industry consultancy Canalys, said the weak debut was to be expected.
Other Brexit-supporting Conservative MPs have criticized the Chequers deal, saying May's plans offered Brexit in name only . The financial markets have responded in remarkably sanguine fashion to the resignation of Brexit Secretary David Davis .
California's Legislature is considering statewide restrictions, but not an outright ban, on single-use plastic straws. Restaurants were encouraged to use up existing supplies of plastic straws and utensils before July.
Baldwin was recently linked with singer Shawn Mendes after the pair attended the Met Gala in NY together in May. That's right, the Ontario native has apparently popped the question to his model girlfriend Hailey Baldwin .
It is alleged that Duduzane was a party to the crime because he was present when the offer was made to Jonas by Gupta . Former President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane has been formally charged with corruption‚ his lawyer has confirmed.
Johnson's resignation marks a major blow to the stability of May's government, with speculation it could collapse already rife. David Davis has threatened to resign on a number of occasions as Brexit Secretary.
Meet Prince Louis's New Godparents
Both the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are to miss Prince Louis' christening later today, Buckingham Palace has confirmed . Proud parents the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made their way into the service in London with their three children.
Chicago march leader says 'the people won today'
"This call to protest on the Dan Ryan, however well-intentioned, is reckless", Illinois State Police Director Leo Schmitz said . Police had warned earlier this week that any pedestrian who entered the expressway would face arrest and prosecution.
December 16 Gang Rape Convicts To Hang, SC Rejects Review Plea
According to reports, Justice Ashok Bhushan has written judgement for himself, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Bhanumati. The verdict has been recieved unanimously with approval by the general public who feel Nirbhaya has recieved justice atlast.
Starbucks, citing ocean threat, is ditching plastic straws
Straws add up to about 2,000 tons of the almost 9 million tons of plastic waste that ends up in waters around the globe each year. McDonald's said earlier this year that it would stop using plastic straws at all of its stores in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Len McCluskey: Get a decent deal for jobs after Brexit
The chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover ( JLR ), which is owned by India's Tata Motors , said its "heart and soul was in the UK". He said that the firm urgently needs "greater certainty" to continue to investing heavily in the UK.