Starbucks said cold beverages in which a straw is typically included make up 50 percent of the drinks its sells, up from just 37 percent five years ago.
Local governments have also been looking at the issue.
The announcement comes after Seattle, Starbucks' home market, banned restaurants from using plastic straws and utensils on July 1. Oakland and Berkeley, California, and other cities have also banned the use of disposable straws.
The strawless lids will begin to appear in Seattle and Vancouver Starbucks this fall, with phased rollouts within the USA and Canada to follow next year. Phased rollouts within the U.S. and Canada will then follow.
"With eight million metric tons of plastic entering the ocean every year, we can not afford to let industry sit on the sidelines", he said in a statement.
The Toro Rosso driver crashed heavily at Brooklands after front left suspension failure pitched him into a spin. The Red Bulls of Max Verstappen and Australia's Daniel Ricciardo were fifth and sixth but well off the pace.
The plant started with the manufacture of televisions way back in 1997, and mobile phone manufacturing unit was added in 2005. Samsung had past year announced a fresh investment of ₹ 4,915 crore to expand the existing plant by another 35 acres.
In Iran announced the execution of eight prisoners for a double attack, which occurred in 2017 in Tehran . Four gunmen attacked the capital's parliament complex, which became the target of a lengthy siege.
And making paper straws creates more air pollution - plus you often have to use more than one, after the first gets too soggy. California's Legislature is considering statewide restrictions, but not an outright ban, on single-use plastic straws.
But doubts about the sustainability of its business model were among the reasons for the lower valuation, analysts said. Xiaomi struggled in its debut on the Hong Kong stock market Monday morning, with its shares falling by almost 6 percent.
The Trump administration has argued that China has deployed predatory tactics in a push to overtake US technological dominance. The negative impact on China's gross domestic product growth - and Chinese consumer prices - is also expected to be minimal.
One wrote: 'you're always so attractive , but I love this natural look on you! But who cares?! Our girl looks so good. Over time, fans began to notice that the lips of the youngest Kardashian-Jenner sibling began growing.
Producer of the show Asit Kumarr Modi said, "Kavi Kumar Azad was an incredible actor and a very positive person". Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma is the only the tv show today which still manages to tickle our amusing bones.
Israel launches missile strike on airbase in Syria
Other reports, including one from the AFP news agency, indicated that the Israeli airstrikes hit the base. Reports later surfaced that advanced Iranian Air defenses had been the target of the strike.
Jamie Foxx And His Penis Won't Face Any Lawsuits
The assault case here, if there'd been one, had a three-year statute of limitations, and it's long since been past. Because of the altercation, the woman had a panic attack and had to go to the hospital the following day.
Robin Wright breaks her silence on Kevin Spacey
A trailer for the sixth and final season of House Of Cards , featuring Wright as United States president, has been released. A recent teaser for the sixth season of House of Cards put Claire Underwood front and centre.
Oil prices inch up in face of tight market
That could lure India to take more US crude, Fielden said. "Shale crude is not an alternative to Iranian crude", Fielden said. Import duties would make US oil uncompetitive in China, forcing its refiners to seek alternative supplies in a tight market.
Brexit secretary David Davis has resigned
He said he was anxious the government's negotiating approach would "lead to further demands for concessions" from Brussels. Davis's resignation could embolden Brexit-supporting Conservative parliamentarians to challenge May's leadership.
Warriors expected to address bench woes, sign Jonas Jerebko
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Saturday morning that there's mutual interest between Jerebko and the Golden State Warriors . According to Basketball Insiders, Utah had until July 9 to guarantee the contract, worth $4.2 million, or waive him.