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American Airlines Makes Strides in Sustainability

3 monthes ago   |   By Global Traveler Usa

American Airlines joined the ranks of other environmentally conscious travel companies when it announced last week the immediate banning of plastic straws and stirring sticks in its lounges. The transition away from plastic straws and stir sticks will come to flights in November of this year.
Lounges will now utilize wood sticks and eco-friendly straws. The onboard changes will pivot from plastic stir sticks to bamboo sticks. According to American Airlines, these changes will save more than 71,000 pounds of plastic every year.
In addition to the straws and stir sticks, the airline is set...
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