Bye-bye, plastic toys at U.K. McDonald’s and Burger King — disposable water bottles for Facebook staff are gone, too

Rachel Koning Beals
Bye-bye, plastic toys at U.K. McDonald’s and Burger King — disposable water bottles for Facebook staff are gone, too

At least three more major companies are rethinking plastic. U.K. restaurants of the Burger King chain will remove all plastic toys from children’s meals starting this week to help reduce waste. In early 2020, the chain will also run a trial offering customers a choice between a book and a plastic toy.