Milwaukee County Banning Single-Use Plastic In Its Facilities

City Of Milwaukee Plastic Straw Ban In Effec

Milwaukee County plans to phase out single-use plastics and other non-biodegradable products from county-owned facilities and parks by next year.

The county has also set a goal for the county Parks Department to eliminate polystyrene foam, commonly used for to-go containers and cups, in 2022. 

These goals, adopted on Earth Day by the Milwaukee County Board, mirror what some private businesses in Milwaukee and Madison have already done, said County Board Chair Marcelia Nicholson...


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