There are many ways we can do better for our planet and the dangers of plastic straws are well-known at this point. So why do we keep using them? Convenience? Lack of a more appealing alternative?
Well, we’ve got a solution that’s not only sustainable, but stylish and convenient too! For those looking to cut plastic straws out of their lives, pick up a pack of bamboo straws today.
10 Bamboo straws per pack including a cleaning brush.
Soak straws in cold water for 2 minutes before its first use.
Rinse and wipe the straws with cloth after each use and carefully pat dry before storing it away.
Bamboo Straws are organic and totally chemical-free, eliminating the risk of ingesting dangerous toxins. This gives them the edge over paper, metal, and glass straws that either don’t biodegrade as easily or aren’t sustainably made from natural materials.
Despite increasing awareness of the dangers of single-use plastics, production continues to increase, with most of it ending up in landfill, the environment, and our oceans. Single-use plastic straws are one of the biggest culprits - it is estimated that 8.5 million plastic straws are thrown away each day in the UK. This simply isn’t sustainable, and it’s time to start embracing bamboo straws as the alternative.
Our beaches are currently polluted by an estimated 8.3 million plastic straws. We’ve all seen the results of this catastrophic amount of waste, as these straws pollute the eco-system of precious wildlife such as birds and turtles. Bamboo straws are biodegradable and reusable, making them the perfect waste-free option to phase out single-use plastics.