Alaska Airlines to eliminate plastic straws systemwide

Credit: Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines will eliminate plastic straws on aircraft and airport lounges across its domestic and international network from July 16, the Seattle-based carrier said May 21. As part of the airline’s initiative to reduce inflight waste-per-passenger by 70% by 2020, Alaska will stop distributing...
Mark Nensel

Mark Nensel is the Managing Editor of Aviation Daily. Prior to taking the helm of daily production of Aviation Week's commercial aviation newsletter…

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