Information on straws
Drinking straws made of stainless steel and metal: Shiny alternative or not all that glitters is gold?
Straws made of stainless steel or metal are robust and therefore made for eternity. They can also be heat sterilized, are dishwasher safe, recyclable as well as free of BPA, the harmful plasticizer that... read more
Sustainable variants of the drinking straw in comparison
What alternatives are there to the plastic straw? From 21 June 2021, a new EU regulation will apply that bans single-use plastic tableware and drinking straws. This new regulation is intended to counteract the increasing pollution.... read more
Advantages and disadvantages of bamboo drinking straws
In summer 2021, the time has come: disposable plastic products such as plastic plates or plastic straws will be banned. Reason enough to look around for the best alternatives. When it comes to drinking straws, the ones on offer range... Read more
EU plastic ban 2021 for disposable tableware such as plastic straws, plastic spoons, plates and much more.
In 2018, after 13 hours of negotiations, the European Union agreed to ban disposable plastics. Disposable plastic includes cotton swabs, plastic dishes and drinking straws. All these products will be... read more
Paper drinking straws with dubious glue - hints and tips
Paper straws have occupied a niche as a fully compostable and plastic-free alternative. The paper straws are produced in large quantities and are characterized by the variety of colors and designs . read more
Glass drinking straws - a resource-saving alternative?
Glass drinking straws are another alternative to environmentally harmful plastic drinking straws. With sand, the raw material used in glass production, they are much more environmentally friendly than drinking straws made of petroleum. Glass drinking straws not only reduce pollution, but are also... read more
Bamboo drinking straws contribute to the emission of pollutants?
Similar to the paper drinking straws, bamboo drinking straws are compostable and of course plastic-free. The bamboo plant provides an eye-catcher in the drink due to its wooden look. Bamboo is antibacterial and has water-repellent properties. The drinking straws... read more
Alternative and sustainable drinking straws at a glance
Threatening plastic bans, cloth bags instead of plastic bags and edible straws? It's no wonder that more and more people are deciding to live without plastic and that regulatory measures, which a plastic ban entails, are... read more
Biodegradable straws - Ecological straws - Biodegradable Straws
The SUPERHALM drinking straw from Wisefood GmbH is 100% biodegradable. Biodegradable is English and means biodegradable. More and more plastic alternatives are currently being brought onto the market. Wisefood supplies in the field of... read more about Wisefood