Bamboo Straws

Plastic straws are one of the most widely used disposed of plastic products, and they are particularly prone to ending up in our waterways, and ultimately the oceans. We must stop spoiling our planet and we must stop it now. Only one use of a couple of minutes of a plastic which can last in our environment up to 500 years, it´s a total nonsense. We can change the world together with just a small act as it is using a reusable and eco friendly drinking straws made of bamboo.

Luckily there is plenty of hard job looking for sustainable and cool alternatives to plastic one use super contaminant items as straws are. Look at these straws made from avocado pits, amazing, aren´t they?

ecofriendly bamboo straws

Why you should use bamboo straws?

Nature is the best resource for all our food and product needs, and bamboo straws are made using 100% natural materials. They are totally biodegradable without harming the environment. Bamboo plants does not require fertilizers or pesticides and they regenerate from their roots, so they don´t need to be replanted. Environmentally friendly.

They are eco-friendly but also they are safer for us. Bamboo is less likely than single use plastic to harbour harmful bacteria, and they are very easy to clean!

Bamboo straws are not only sustainable, but stylish and convenient as well! Here you will learn why bamboo straws are better;

Reusable alternatives are a key for our new world culture. Use your bamboo straw, clean it, and use it again. no waste.

What about metal, glass, or paper straws? They are also eco-friendly options, but none of them with the virtues of bamboo straws.

Bamboo vs metal straws:

Metal straws: Reusable and Recyclable. It´s not too bad.

Bamboo straws: Reusable, Recyclable, and Biodegradable. 3-2, end of the match.

It could seem that the comparison was tight, but we must also take into account metal straws production requires very high temperatures for their melting, same as they need for recycling.

Paper straws: They are one of the types of biodegradable straws available, but not reusable. Maybe not a bad option for pubs or restaurants, but not for your home.

Glass straws: Same as metal ones, they are not biodegradable and they also require very high temperatures for their production. Not recommended for children as they could be broken and this could be hazardous if ingested.

Bamboo straws are reusable, recyclable, biodegradable and even compostable. BPA free and free of any other toxins. They are a natural product and therefore each one is unique. And bamboo wood is light and strong with a high tolerance against humidity. And last but not least, they are awesome!! They add a natural touch to every drink and they will increase the Instagram worthiness of your smoothies!

Do bamboo straws get moldy? When they are produced, they must be cleaned out the carbohydrate inside the tube when it is freshly cut. All the straws we have selected for you have been produced following this procedure, therefore do not worry, your bamboo drinking straw is totally safe. Once at home, you can get your bamboo straws in the dishwasher, no worries.

You can clean your bamboo toothbrushes easily. Just rinse them straight away after each use. You can do it by putting it just under the running tap but you can also use a coconut husk cleaning brush to clean inside the straws. Every month of so we recommend you to put them in a pot of boiling water with some vinegar. After they get dry you can also rub some coconut oil on both inside and outside of the straws and they will look more vibrant and will last longer. If you follow these tips, your bamboo straws will last for years.