• Dominica to ban plastic straws by January 2019

    10 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Dominica has announced an aggressive ban on many single-use plastic and styrofoam products in an effort to preserve its natural landscapes.
    Roosevelt Skerrit, the prime minister of the Caribbean nation, addressed Dominica's ongoing restoration efforts after Hurricane Maria devastated the region last year, saying the ban would provide aid to those efforts.
    Mr Skerrit continued that they must rebuild and reset the society and economy and protect our environment in order to achieve a new, more resilient Dominica.
    Dominica joined a long list of nations and major corporations phasing out the...
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