There has been uproar ever since McDonalds ditched its plastic straws for cardboard ones in a bid to crack down on plastic-use.
People have been taking to Twitter to complain about how the straws become soggy, and how difficult it is to drink a milkshake using them.
People have become so upset that a petition to bring back the plastic straws has been started, and has over 34,000 signatures already.
Thankfully there are many alternatives to ensure you can enjoy a McDonalds milkshake without contributing to plastic waste.
Weve collated a few of the best reusable straws available below, which are all pretty cheap considering theyre designed to last forever, to help you find something to make sure you never have to struggle with a McDonalds milkshake again.
These straws are said to add a rustic and natural touch to your drink, and are completely sustainable.
Theyre made from nothing other than wheat, making them disposable, yet biodegradale and composable. These straws can also be easily cut down if you requre a specific length.
Unlike paper and cardboard alternatives, the straws feature a naturally non-porous finish, meaning they dont disintergrate or become soggy.
These colourful straws are made using BPA free silicone and are 100% safe to use.
They are extra wide in diameter and can be used for both warm and cold drinks, including thick drinks like milkshakes.
The straws fit any size cups and tumblers, and are both flexible and firm.
Theyre also safe for delicate mouths and teeth.
These straws are easy to locate as they are sold in Asda. They were made to be kind to the environment and reduce plastic waste and are made from metal. Theyre both eco-friendly and reusable.
These straws are handmade from non-toxic glass which is safe for drinking both hot and cold drinks.
They are unlikely to break due to the thick glass used and they come with two full-length brushes to help you remove any clogging and to keep the straws clean.
Dont panic – weve already created a guide on how to properly clean a reusable straw.
These lightweight natrual bamboo drinking straws are made from bamboo and are sourced from sustainable, panda-fee forests in China.
Their natural composition ensures each straw provides a lovely unique and rustic addition to your drink of choice.
The straws can be washed by hand or in the dishwasher, though to prolong their life its recommended you wash them by hand.
These straws are made of top grade stainless steel which is solid, durable, crush-proof, scratch-proof and rust free.
The straws come in rose gold and fit most tall travel mugs, tumblers, and glasses.