Ikea Will No Longer Use Plastic Bags or Straws

Furniture giant aims to be 'people and planet positive by 2020'

The home furnishing company will also implement more plant-based food options in its eatery. Getty Images

Our planet is facing a full-on plastic crisis, and companies are taking notice, as well as taking measures to reduce their carbon footprint.

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