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WHYY Regional News

New NJ Restriction on Single-Use Plastic Straws Aims to Reduce Plastic Pollution

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Some New Jersey residents might have noticed a change in how they receive drinks at a restaurant. WHYY’s Kenneth Burns explains that diners who want a plastic straw with their drink now must request one.

(Original air-date: 11/12/21)