McDonald’s could be the newest fast-food restaurant to section out straws.
The fast-food chain has been testing out strawless lids in sure U.S. markets as a part of a long-term effort to enhance the setting.
“These lids assist optimize our packaging and get rid of the usage of small plastics, only one instance of the numerous options we’re reviewing as a part of our ongoing world dedication to cut back waste,” a McDonald’s spokesperson told CNN.
These plastic lids are designed in a manner the place they’ve a pullback tab to maintain any liquid from spilling out.
Customers who want to drink from it have to tug again the tab and place it into a small slot. Coffee chain Starbucks has been rolling out a similar feature with its lids for the previous three years.
According to Restaurant Business Online, the straws are usually not utterly going away. Customers are nonetheless capable of request a straw if obligatory.
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