Surge in demand for paper, glass straws a boon for plastic alternatives firms

VANCOUVER — Phillip Jacobsen started selling compostable cutlery in 2011 and about six months later expanded Greenmunch’s product line to include paper straws. Colourful patterned paper straws were a fad at the time, he said, and party supply stores mostly stocked his product. A few years ago, demand from restaurants, hotels, bars and others in […] Read The Rest at :