Effort to Ban Straws in Sandwich


HARWICH – The Sandwich Green Coalition is meeting with the Town’s Board of Health in an effort to ban plastic straws in Sandwich. 

The meeting is scheduled for Monday, September 10th at the Sandhill School, the group says the reason for the proposed ban is to reduce pollution and protect wildlife.

The Coalition will be presenting information on the reasons for the proposed move at the meeting, the group led a successful effort to ban plastic bags in town several years ago, it says the reasons here are similar. 

The public is invited, it is scheduled for 7 pm.

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