McDonalds has announced they are going to trial paper straws in place of plastic straws in two of their outlets in May, with a view to making the switch in all of its outlets in the future. This is a positive move by a leading player in the fast food industry and we hope it will follow with a review of all single-use plastic items used by the restaurant chain, setting a great example to others in the industry.

Our Business Development Manager Sam Walker talks to BBC Radio Solent on how this is a good move for the industry and how paper straws are a good alternative to plastic.

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