McDonald's not ready to let go of plastic straws

  • FILE- This April 24, 2017, photo shows the outside of a McDonald's restaurant in downtown Pittsburgh. McDonald’s isn’t ready to stop offering plastic straws, despite environmental concerns. A shareholder proposal to pressure the world’s biggest hamburger chain on the matter was voted down at the company’s annual meeting Thursday, May 24, 2018.

    FILE- This April 24, 2017, photo shows the outside of a McDonald's restaurant in downtown Pittsburgh. McDonald’s isn’t ready to stop offering plastic straws, despite environmental concerns. A shareholder proposal to pressure the world’s biggest hamburger chain on the matter was voted down at the company’s annual meeting Thursday, May 24, 2018. Associated Press

  • FILE- In this March 6, 2018, file photo, a McDonald's Quarter Pounder, left, and Double Quarter Pound burger is shown with fresh beef in Atlanta. McDonald’s isn’t ready to stop offering plastic straws, despite environmental concerns. A shareholder proposal to pressure the world’s biggest hamburger chain on the matter was voted down at the company’s annual meeting Thursday, May 24, 2018.

    FILE- In this March 6, 2018, file photo, a McDonald's Quarter Pounder, left, and Double Quarter Pound burger is shown with fresh beef in Atlanta. McDonald’s isn’t ready to stop offering plastic straws, despite environmental concerns. A shareholder proposal to pressure the world’s biggest hamburger chain on the matter was voted down at the company’s annual meeting Thursday, May 24, 2018. Associated Press

 
 
Updated 5/24/2018 9:53 AM

McDonald's isn't ready to stop offering plastic straws at its more than 37,000 locations globally

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