Data collected by the Ocean Conservancy found that plastic straws are one of the top 10 items picked up at beach cleanups worldwide.
It is estimated that 500 million plastic straws are used daily in the United States.
That’s 40 Bus Loads a DAY y’all!
Most plastic straws are used by the fast food industry.
It is estimated that McDonalds alone uses at least 60 million plastic straws worldwide per day.