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

A drinking straw or drinking tube is a small pipe that allows its user to more conveniently ... 1 History. 1.1 Ryegrass straw; 1.2 Wheat Stem Drink Straw; 1.3 Wax paper straw. 2 Types ... Marvin C. Stone patented the modern drinking straw, made of paper, in 1888, to address the shortcomings of the rye grass straw. He came ...

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

Oct 23, 2014 ... “The paper straw had a slow death throughout the 1960s and into the 1970s,” says David Rhodes, manager of Aardvark Paper Drinking Straws, ...

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

Drinking a cold beverage in a summer is not complete without drinking straw, but ... introduction of rye grass straw, and later industrial produced paper straws.

https://www.aardvarkstraws.com/our-story

Aardvark paper straws were re-introduced in response to an anti-plastic moment. The straws are made in the USA and are the most sustainable and durable.

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

Jan 2, 2019 ... A brief history of how plastic straws took over the world ... glued them together, and soon had an early prototype of paper drinking straws.

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

In 1888, Marvin Stone patented the spiral winding process to manufacture the first paper drinking straws. Stone was already a manufacturer of paper cigarette ...

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

Jul 7, 2017 ... By the 1960s, plastic straws, which initially carried a sense of novelty for the public because they could be made clear, had usurped the paper ...

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

Oct 17, 2018 ... The rye straw, with its tendency to disintegrate quickly and leave a residue in the drink, quickly fell out of fashion and was replaced by the paper ...

https://www.eater.com/2018/7/12/17555880/plastic-straws-environment-pollution-banned-alternatives-ocean-sea-turtle-viral-video

Jul 12, 2018 ... Why the World Is Hating on Plastic Straws Right Now ... to begin switching to paper straws, following in the footsteps of another major Canadian ...

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/06/disposable-america/563204/

Jun 21, 2018 ... A history of modern capitalism from the perspective of the straw. ... While functionally, paper and plastic straws might have seemed the same, ...