City council chiefs could ban the use of plastic straws in their buildings.
Trade body the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has become the latest in a growing number of companies and organisations to announce it is phasing out plastic straws and stirrers.
Councils across Scotland are considering banning plastic straws after a campaign which began with a school trip to the Highlands.
Scotland’s biggest ferry company is to ban plastic straws from its ships following a plea from Glasgow schoolchildren.
The Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has become the first council in Scotland to pledge to go plastic straw-free.