The Guilfordian

Guilford should say goodbye to plastic straws

Christopher Perez/Guilfordian

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

March 16, 2018

Let me set the scene for you. You’re at a restaurant. Your server brings you a glass of ice water and sets a straw on the table. You nod gratefully, unwrap the straw and use it to sip your drink. This action may seem insignificant and commonplace, but according to the National Parks Service, Americans...