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Seattle Becomes First U.S. City to Ban Plastic Straws & Utensils

HeadlineJul 02, 2018

And Seattle, Washington, has become the first major city in the U.S. to ban plastic straws, utensils and other single-use plastic items. The ban is part of a global effort to reduce plastic waste, which is contaminating the oceans and contributing to the global pollution crisis.

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