"We want more companies to say no to unnecessary single use plastics".
"Our customers have told us that packaging waste is the top environmental issue they would like us to address", Francesca Debiase, McDonald's chief supply chain and sustainability officer said in a statement in January.
Neil Rankin has replaced plastic straws in his Temper restaurants with a variety made from corn starch and stopped using vacuum packing two years ago.
The big change has had the seal of approval from Michael Gove, Environment Secretary. But many businesses, including Waitrose, Costa Coffee, and Wagamama, have already started to take action. In addition to straws, a meal at a fast food restaurant might be served on a plastic plate, with a plastic top, with plastic utensils, wrapped in plastic.
Mr Naughten said McDonald's was "moving in the right direction by eliminating single-use plastics".
It argued that straws can be recycled together with cartons if they are pushed back into the box.
'The Government's ambitious plans, combined with strong customer opinion, has helped to accelerate the move away from plastic and I'm proud that we've been able to play our part in helping to achieve this societal change'.
So, I won't be attending the MTV Awards this weekend". "He's like, 'Tiffany, you're so amusing .' I'm like, 'I'm serious'". Her bio reads "I want this account to share love and positivity. let's stop bullying".
Although Pompeo was in Beijing to debrief the Chinese on the Singapore summit, the trade friction was never far from the surface. Earlier on Friday, China vowed to do just that, saying it would strike back, just hours before Trump's statement .
Now, Didi Chuxing finally got enough gas to start expanding and the first Western territory it reached is Australia. Australian exporters have blamed anti-Beijing rhetoric for delays clearing product through Chinese customs.
Open returns to Pebble Beach, where Mickelson has won the PGA Tour event four times; and where he tied for fourth at the 2010 U.S. It's been a year of learning Mackenzie Hughes, but the native of Dundas, Ont., he said he's hopeful his performance at the U.S.
Roger spent three years in jail after a 2005 nightclub shooting at the Sinbad's Lounge and Grill in Anderson, Indiana. The brother of Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph has been shot dead outside a club in Marion, Indiana.
This could lead eventually to the collapse of the entire west Antarctic ice sheet, and around 3.5m of sea-level rise. As the ice sheet loses ice, its gravitational pull is reduced, so the local sea level near Antarctica is diminished.
Of those 86 victories, 78 have come when Nadal has won the first set, after which he has never lost a match on Parisian clay. At the following changeover, Nadal was given a salt pill by a doctor and had his left forearm massaged by a trainer.
Openers Kraigg Brathwaite and Devon Smith then safely negotiated two overs before stumps , which the home side reached on 2-0. A Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) official told Cricbuzz that Mathews was forced to rush back home due to an urgent family matter.
Trump said Friday that he felt bad for Manafort and believes he is being treated unfairly. 'He was one of the Watergate burglars. By the afternoon, however, he appeared to offer a lifeline, noting that his prosecution was " very unfair ".
U.S. imposes tariffs on $50B worth of Chinese imports
Some analysts see a strategic move to target goods in marginal USA states that are home to President Donald Trump's base. It is reviewing a list of items that would cover an additional $16 billion worth of Chinese imports.
Fireball whisky covers interstate after big rigs crash
In the aftermath of the crash, hundreds of miniature bottles of Fireball whiskey were seen scattered over the highway. In August 2017, frozen pizzas stopped traffic on I-30 and then spaghetti sauce stopped traffic in Camden .
Messi misses PK as Argentina draws Iceland
With the group favourites dropping points against the least fancied side, both teams will be going for it the Kaliningrad Stadium. But if anyone expected Iceland to roll over on their silver screen debut, then they certainly hadn't read the script.
Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal
The defender had to pay a big price for his self goal against the U.S. in the 1994 World Cup. It still has to face Spain and Portugal, the two favorites to advance in its group.
Tommy Fleetwood conquers Shinnecock Hills
Stenson played with him in the final round at Shanghai past year when Johnson lost a six-shot lead in the final round. His only bogey on Friday, at the first hole, came from a conservative bunker shot to avoid rolling off the green.
Gal Gadot shares new shot from Wonder Woman sequel
Gal Gadot released the first image of herself in the Wonder Woman outfit on the set of Wonder Woman 1984 today on Twitter. Rebecca Roven Oakley , Richard Suckle , Wesley Coller , Geoff Johns and Walter Hamada are the executive producers.
North Korea general scolds South Korea officials at Panmunjom
It would be good for the world if the president is right when he tweets, "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea". China is by far North Korea's biggest trade partner and has been the isolated country's traditional political ally.