Carnival Cruise Line Stops Serving Straws (Unless Asked)
Carnival Cruise Line line will no longer automatically serve a plastic straw when a drink is ordered on all of their 26 cruise ships.
The announcement was made by Carnival’s Brand Ambassador John Heald. He posted the following message on Facebook regarding the use of plastic straws on the cruise line’s ships:
“We will no longer automatically serve any soda or cocktail (except frozen) with a plastic straw. They will be provided by request. If you want one, please ask. Please support our efforts to limit the amount of plastic that can be found in the seas today.”
This change was made due to many of the plastic straws being blow into the ocean. Several months ago, Royal Caribbean also stated plans to