Some 40 million disposable cups get tossed in the city each year, according to the city council, almost one per resident per day. So in January, the city said it will require coffee shops to charge an extra 25-cents for customers who use a take-away cup. “Waiting is no longer an option,” Sophie Hahn, the Berkeley city council member who wrote the legislation, said at the time.
Starbucks, Dunkin Race Against Bans, Taxes on Disposable Cups
Date : 2019-04-28
Author : Arthur De Smidt