Benefits of Using Bamboo Fiber Straws

Benefits of Using Bamboo Fibre Straws Bamboo fibre straws are truly ‘eco-friendly’ Bamboo has a short maturity age of 3 years which make it a renewable material. Some of the benefits of using Bamboo fiber straws are mentioned below: Bamboo straws are made of 100% natural materials, nothing synthetic is added to these straws, thus they are eco-friendly Bamboo straws are bio-degradable and thus they can be disposed as general… Read More »Benefits of Using Bamboo Fiber Straws

Why We Shouldn’t Use Paper Straws

Why we Shouldn’t Use Paper Straws Paper straws are ‘eco-friendly’? In order to reduce plastic pollution a lot of people switch to paper straws. Although it is a great alternative, producing paper straws cause water pollution to a great extent. Making pulp requires bleaching with chlorine based chemicals that contaminate water.  Moreover, paper straws can turn soggy and breakdown quite easily when used in water or other beverages. So, what’s… Read More »Why We Shouldn’t Use Paper Straws

Why We Shouldn’t Use Bio-Plastic Straws

Why we Shouldn’t Use Bio-Plastic Straws Bio-plastic or green plastic are ‘eco-friendly’? Bio-plastic or green plastic are produced through renewable sources like rice, corn, etc. with addition of compounds like poly lactic acid(PLA).  These plastics are claimed to be biodegradable in nature, however they can only be degraded in commercial facilities under certain temperatures. To recycle these plastics, they should be sorted out from each other. This process is done… Read More »Why We Shouldn’t Use Bio-Plastic Straws