PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World France bids adieu to plastic cups (!) Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/665396/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend France becomes the first country in the world to ban plastic cups, plates and cutlery. But is replacing plastic with compostable items the best way to go?