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Miary Rasoanaivo ’18, Earth’s Last Straw, Saratoga Springs, NY

Two questions that stuck to me at the start of this campaign was: do people actually care about this issue? And since plastic straws are about 10 times cheaper than these alternatives, why would businesses make the transition from plastic? … Continue reading

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Miary Rasoanaivo ’18, Earth’s Last Straw, Saratoga Springs, NY

“Earth’s Last Straw? Mmmh… Oh, plastic straws! That’s clever! I read it the wrong way at first” a lady said, passing by our booth at the Farmers’ Market. English being my third language, I questioned, why did she understand it … Continue reading

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Miary Rasoanaivo ’18 , Earth’s Last Straw, Saratoga Springs, NY

My name is Miary Rasoanaivo, a recent graduate with an environmental science major. Thanks to Skidmore College’s Summer Experience Fund, this summer I have had the chance to intern at Earth’s Last Straw right here in Saratoga. Earth’s Last Straw … Continue reading

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