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What happens when South Australia bans the plastic straw?

There has been a lot of talk about banning plastics in the media recently. Coles and Woolworths have FINALLY banned the plastic bag across Australia, but now they are also looking at getting rid of the plastic straw. This sounds like a great idea, plastic straws are an ecological nightmare. There is one issue with the ban though… a lot of people with a disability rely on straws to eat and drink.