The EU just voted to completely ban single-use plastics

Let’s all welcome the European Union (EU) to the anti-plastic pollution movement. On Wednesday, EU lawmakers voted 571 to 53 in favor of a complete ban on 10 single-use plastics including straws, cutlery, and coffee stirrers. This adds to the growing list of governments committed to helping the world address its plastic waste problem.

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