Straw Free

I’d like to commend the Mountain Brauhaus restaurant for their effort to phase out the use of plastic drinking straws. I dined there with friends recently; It was my first visit to the Brauhaus, and in addition to the delicious food and the great service, our group was pleasantly surprised to find a note attached to the menu stating their decision to offer plastic straws only upon request. Plastic straws may seem like a minor thing to worry about, and given the magnitude of our environmental challenges, this gesture might seem insignificant. But as the Brauhaus’s note indicates, “Plastic drinking straws are a huge source of waste. 500 million straws are used [and discarded] every day in the

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