Today, bottled green tea is readily available in convenience stores and supermarkets all around the world. Starbucks and coffee chains even include matcha frozen drinks, hot and iced green teas as part of their permanent menus.
Starting July 1 in Japan, a new national law designed to tackle the overwhelming quantity of plastic waste kicks in, requiring retailers, supermarkets and convenience stores to charge customers for disposable plastic bags.
White Beach Naval Facility is not just for ships making port calls to replenish their food supply and load up troops. The U.S. base is also a great place for servicemembers and families to enjoy some recreation and rejuvenation on Okinawa.