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Drinking Straws - Deeko Flexible Coloured Straws

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
Unopened packet of 40 coloured plastic drinking straws.
Size
23 x 9 cm.
Object Registration
5745
Keywords
drinking straws, single use plastics
Historical information
In 2018, the use of plastic straws and other single use plastics was found to be detrimental to the environment. While some plastic bags were discontinued, the use of plastic straws has declined.
When Made
2018_
Made By
Deeko
Significance
An example of mass-produces single use plastic drinking straws.
Inscriptions & Markings
Manufacturers name printed on packaging
Last updated
3 Feb 2019 at 2:51PM