CNS News
September 30, 2019 - 9:13 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Councilman Mitch O'Farrell and the city's Bureau of Sanitation today reminded all Los Angeles restaurant managers that starting Tuesday, they will be required to withhold plastic straws unless a customer requests them. "As a coastal community, we have a heightened responsibility...
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April 22, 2019 - 10:26 am
A new law banning all restaurants from automatically giving customers plastic straws goes into effect today in the city of Los Angeles. The start of the law, intended to coincide with Earth Day, affect restaurants with 26 employees or more and will impact all restaurants by Oct. 1. Starting today,...
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August 21, 2018 - 8:03 am
(KNX 1070) - Legislation passed by the state Senate bars restaurants from offering plastic straws to customers unless requested. The measure applies to dine-in restaurants. Fast food and other businesses are exempt. The goal is to keep plastic from ending up in oceans and rivers where it ends up in...
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June 01, 2018 - 11:56 am
(KNX 1070) -- It’s the first day of a total ban on plastic straws and utensils being used in restaurants in the city of Malibu. ... LISTEN HERE: The ordinance bans single use plastic items like forks knives spoons and that most troublesome item, plastic straws from restaurants in favor of using...
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