Paper Straws: The Original American Drinking Straws

Paper Straws: The Original American Drinking Straws

Paper Straws: The Original American Drinking Straws History shows that the change from plastic to paper straws is not a switch but a return. As plastic straws continue to be banned in cities around the globe and national and international corporations are voluntarily...
Microplastics in the Air

Microplastics in the Air

Microplastics in the Air: A Troubling Reality Public awareness of the damaging effects of plastics on the environment, particularly single-use plastics like bottles, bags, and straws, is growing, thanks to the increasing prevalence of published studies and news...
Retail Paper Straws

Retail Paper Straws

Green Planet Straws announces expanded line of paper straws for retail consumers. Whether you’re planning a holiday party, having a birthday, or just want to fill your pantry with durable paper straws, Green Planet Straws has a whole line of retail paper straws...

Green Planet Straws News

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America Uses 500+ Million Straws Daily

America Uses 500+ Million Straws Daily

According to U.S. straw manufacturers, in the United States alone, Americans use more than 500 million straws each day. That’s approximately 1.6 straws per person per day. Single-use disposable plastic items, such as straws, are bad for the environment. The...
Green Planet Straws Earns FSC® Certification

Green Planet Straws Earns FSC® Certification

Green Planet Straws, the maker of durable, eco-friendly, compostable paper straws, has acquired its certification from the Forest Stewardship Council.  This certification shows consumers that Green Planet Straws produces its paper straws in an environmentally,...
Is Banning Plastic Straws Pointless?

Is Banning Plastic Straws Pointless?

No. The world is heating up dangerously and the oceans may be dying, but that doesn’t negate our responsibility to take action. While other outlets might say that banning plastic straws is like spitting in the wind, we didn’t get here overnight. And if we...
Green Planet Straws Launches New Website

Green Planet Straws Launches New Website

Eco-friendly California company, Green Planet Straws, launches its new website, complete with product descriptions, an informative blog, and a Contact form.  With lead times of approximately one month or less, Green Planet Straws has positioned itself to be the world...