Our certified compostable and plastic-free straws are made with 100% plant-based ingredients using real bamboo that will grow back over time.
Bamboo is the fastest growing plant in the world and even some of these bamboo plants can grow more than one meter per day. The manager of the bamboo forest keeps a precise record of which trunks may be harvested by marking the trunks. Because bamboo has an extensive network of rhizomes that new bamboo shoots come out of, there can also be no clearing that happens in normal forests. In fact, you stimulate the growth of bamboo shoots by cutting regularly. The production process of Bamboo straws: