https://www.bonappetit.com/entertaining-style/trends-news/article/history-of-the-straw

Oct 23, 2014 ... From actual straw straws to bendy straws to straws that might save the world, you' ll be drawn into this brief history of why it's great to suck.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drinking_straw

A drinking straw or drinking tube is a small pipe that allows its user to more conveniently consume a beverage. A thin tube of paper, ...

https://www.nationalgeographic.com.au/nature/a-brief-history-of-how-plastic-straws-took-over-the-world.aspx

Jul 9, 2018 ... McDonald's recently announced it will ban plastic straws at its U.K. and ... While plastic straws are a recent invention, humans have been using ...

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2018/07/news-plastic-drinking-straw-history-ban/

Jan 2, 2019 ... While plastic straws are a recent invention, humans have been using hollow, cylindrical tubes to bring liquid to their lips for centuries.

http://www.eatingutensils.net/history-of-other-eating-utensils/drinking-straws-history/

Drinking straws represent one of the oldest eating utensils ever made, but its popularity only came with the industrial revolution of 1800s, introduction of rye ...

http://time.com/5336242/plastic-straws-history/

Jul 12, 2018 ... The Backlash Against Plastic Straws Is Spreading. .... As the often-cited legend in straw history goes, Stone was so bothered by the grassy ...

http://theinventors.org/library/inventors/blstraws.htm

By 1890, his factory was producing more straws than cigarette holders. In 1906, the first machine was invented by the Stone's "Stone Straw Corporation" to ...

https://4ocean.com/blogs/blog/a-history-of-the-plastic-straw

Jan 23, 2019 ... The straw is quite possibly one of the oldest utensils mankind ever invented. Elaborate drinking straws date back as early as 3000 B.C. to the ...

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/straws-history

Jul 7, 2017 ... The plastic straw is a simple invention with relatively modest value: For a few moments, the device helps make beverages easier to drink.

https://guide.michelin.com/us/en/washington/washington-dc/article/features/straw-history-drinking

Oct 17, 2018 ... Mass-produced straws did not come to prominence until the 1800s when the rye straw was invented—the grass was bleached and cut before ...