More and more people are noticing the long lasting effects of plastic use in the environment. A number of great initiatives to limit the use of plastic in the hospitality industry are implemented around the globe. Read about the decision of a small group of islands in Italy to ban the plastic use of plastic cups, plates and utensils. They are still allowing the use of plastic water bottles, and... Show more

Idyllic Italian islands ban plastic cups, plates and utensils

From May 1st, plastic plates, cups, forks and other picnicware will be illegal on the Isole Tremiti, a chain of islands off Italy's eastern coast.

Antonis Petropoulos Banning the use of single-use plastic items is a good start, but we have to move towards banning its production! 2 years ago