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Grilled cheese restaurant Melt also urges guests to skip the straw.

Absolut has teamed up with Keep America Beautiful, a national organization encouraging people to take action toward improving and beautifying their communities. Locally, Absolut is working with MareAthletic and Green Girl Gang to spread the message on going strawless.

Do you use straws? Are you switching to paper or metal? Comment on RocktheLake’s Facebook page.