Straws

PRESENTED BY: Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
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6:00 PM, Friday, May 11, 2018
Location: Gig Harbor (click for map)

It’s estimated every day in the U.S. alone, 500,000,000+ plastic straws are used once and tossed. Ocean Conservancy ranks straws as the #5 most found litter item on beaches. They’re non-recyclable, so they wind up in landfills, litter streets and add to the estimated 8.5 million metric tons of plastic debris in oceans annually.

“Straws” leaves audiences with a clear understanding of the problems caused by plastic pollution and empowers individuals to be part of the solution.

Release Year: 2017

Running Time: 30 min

Director: Linda Booker

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