No one really knows exactly how many plastic straws are used a day worldwide. One estimate out there is 500 million plastic straws are used a day in America alone. Whatever the actual number is, it is way too many! Plastic straws are used for a very short time and then thrown away. And a lot end up in the ocean.
So, what are some alternatives to single-use plastic straws?
Have you tried bamboo straws like these from Bambu LLC? Such a great natural alternative!