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October 22, 2019

Why Banning Plastic Straws Sucks - Think: Sustainability

"The war on plastic straws has picked up so much speed that some countries are looking to ban them altogether.  But what these bans completely fail to recognize is some people need and use plastic straws every day.  This episode we look at how straw bans discriminate against disability. Featuring: Micaela Evans and Simon Darcy

- From Think: Sustainability podcast

As the environmental movement progresses it is easy to overlook minority communities that make up a society. Some plastic innovations were created to simplify and provide independence to those who may not have it. This podcast provides a perspective on how straw bans affect disabled communities. 

Learn more about why banning plastic straws sucks for some in this 18:51 minute podcast

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