Arcos Dorados Eliminates 200 Tons of Plastic Waste by Removing Straws at 2,200 Locations Throughout Latin America

Arcos Dorados (NYSE:ARCO), the world’s largest independent McDonald's franchisee, today announced that it has eliminated approximately 200 tons of single-use plastic, roughly equivalent to the weight of 100 cars, since removing straws one year ago from beverages served at its 2,200 locations throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.