EuropeFrance is the First Country to Ban All Plastic Plates and Cups September 17, 2016 Organic Consumers Association
All disposable dishes in France will instead have to be made from biologically sourced materials. The products must be able to be composted.
France banned plastic bags in July, a move other countries have also made, but France is the first to extend these types of bans to plastic cutlery and dishes.
Colby Glass, MLIS, PhDc, Professor Emeritus