* Straw alternatives are on the rise
* Save the oceans and choose eco-friendly alternatives instead
* Reduce your plastic footprint with these options
You’ve probably heard of the plastic straw ban that has been sweeping the country recently. Slowly, but surely we are making strides to ban these environmentally damaging drinking aids.
Many of us are choosing to opt for more eco-friendly versions that will not only help save the planet but is a great start to hopefully reducing plastic usage overall. We have found some great options below that look chic, are travel-friendly and come in an array of sizes and colors to please everyone. Continue reading below for some of our favorite plastic-alternatives to add to your Amazon cart ASAP.
1. CASAFE+ Extra Long Reusable Straws
The CASAFE set of straws comes with nine reusable drinking straws – four stainless steel straws, five silicone reusable straws, two cleaning brushes and four silicone tips all housed in a handy pouch. These straws come in five different colors that will work perfectly for each member of your household. They are made of BPA-free, food-grade silicone which is soft and can be cut to the length you want to meet any size cup, mug or tumbler as well.
2. #Healthy Glass Straws
Made from high quality, 100% borosilicate glass, the Healthy Glass Straws come complete with two colored reusable straight and bent glass straws, a muddler stick, a cleaning brush and a custom designed colored protective carrying case. Don’t let the word “glass” scare you – this specially designed material is shatterproof, durable, non-toxic and can be used in hot or cold drinks. In addition, they are BPA free, dishwasher safe and safe for children to use.
3. Wisedom Collapsible Reusable Straws
The Wisedom Collapsible Straws are an innovative steel straw that can bend while drinking through them. The outside of the straw is constructed of a special stainless steel and the inner material is made from medical and food grade silicone tubing that is also latex-free. Easily washable with the included mini cleaning brush, these straws are also dishwasher safe and come with a recycled case for when not in use that can be easily carried around or even attached to your keychain.
4. Ecotribe Metal Straw Set
Another great looking and eco-friendly straw option is this set from Ecotribe. Included with your set are four decorative metal straws, two stylish, reusable straw cases made from beech wood, two cotton cleaning brushes and a drawstring bag for any straws not in use. These stainlesss steel straws are FDA approved, dishwasher safe, scratch and rust proof and will not alter or change the taste of your beverage. The straws are wide, long and versatile enough for use in a variety of glasses, mugs and mason jars to iced coffees or mixed drinks.