The Scarlet Scroll

READY SET GO: Chloe-Mei Espinosa sees the effects of plastic in our oceans firsthand through her many scuba diving adventures. The harmful impact that single-use plastics have on the environment are what caused Espinosa to launch her campaign, Skip the Plastic Straw.

Freshman launches campaign to reduce plastic waste and save our oceans 

Lilly Ashworth, Social Media Editor and Marketing Manager
March 15, 2021
Metal, paper, glass and bamboo straws (pictured in order from left to right) are plastic straw alternatives that have grown in popularity recently due to concerns about the disposal of plastic straws. According to The New York Times, 170 to 390 million plastic straws are being used and dumped by Americans into the world’s oceans every single day.

Plastic straw ban may hurt individuals with disabilities

Oliver Cary, Managing Editor & Senior Assistant to the Advisor
October 28, 2019
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