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Snap Poll: Majority opposes plastic straws (access required)

Only 24% think companies should offer them with beverages

Starbucks announced Monday that it will eliminate plastic straws from all of its locations within two years. Plastic straws have come under fire as an environmental threat to oceans even though they account for a small percentage of the waste that ends up in oceans. Starbucks is the largest food and beverage company to commit to ...

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