Alternatives

Swap your Straw Resources

There are many alternatives to the Plastic Straw. Products listed below are great alternatives and we have provided links to their websites to help you make the change.:


paper straws

NATURALLY DEGRADABLE STRAWS

Aardvark Straws: Paper straws rigid enough not to break down in your drink. Made in the USA from renewable resources, biodegradable & 100% compostable. Aardvark Straws.com

LOLISTRAWS: Edible, Hypercompostable straws, Marine degradable, patent-pending, seaweed-based material technology.  loliware.com/products/lolistraw

Harvest Straws: Straw straws! Harvest Straws, being all natural grain stalks, do not pollute our environment like plastic straws. In fact, they enhance the environment. http://www.harveststraws.com

Bamboo Straws: The straws are made from real whole bamboo stalks – nothing recompressed or processed. They are washable and resusable. brushwithbamboo.com

Bambu StrawsReusable bamboo straws are durable, beautiful and cut from nature. bambuhome.com

Straw Free: The creators of StrawFree.org have developed an eco-friendly alternative to plastic straws — bamboo straws. Each straw is unique and handcrafted using locally harvested bamboo. http://strawfree.org/

GLASS STRAWS

BeOrganic: BeOrganic Glass Straws are an eco-friendly, tasteful alternative to wasteful, traditional plastic straws. They a major boon to the sustainability movement that is gathering steam worldwide and on the mystical Island of Bali, where the straws are made. BeOrganic.me/

Glass Dharma Straws: Glass Drinking Straws offered in various styles and lengths for every type of beverage (hot and cold). Dishwasher safe and fully guaranteed. Glass Dharma Straws.com

Simply Straws: Reusable glass straws, sustainable, durable, lifetime guarantee and handcrafted in California. Simply Straws.com

Strawsome Straws: Reusable glass straws are all hand-made in Michigan. Fun, safe, and reusable glass drinking straws to people of all ages – making it easy to go green! strawesome.com/

METAL STRAWS

Eco at Heart Stainless Steel Straws: Products that are beautiful, high quality and kind to both you and the environment. Because we only get one body, and one planet. ecoatheart.com

The Last STRAW Stainless Steel bendy straws: BEND it anyway you like for the drink or bottle of your choice. The Last Straw stays cold while you drink your icy beverage straight up or with a twist!! thelaststraw.store

Eco-Straws:”The Original Eco-Friendly Drinking Straws”, offering a wide range of unique, reusable and super stylish alternatives. eco-straws are manufactured from an array of practical and sustainable materials allowing them to be used time and time again including; Stainless Steel, Borosilicate Glass, Natural Bamboo and Titanium. eco-straws.co.uk

Stainless Steel StrawsThe Mulled Mind. Innovative products made by hand in the USA and shipped in recycled or reused materials. mulledmine.com

Titanium Straws: Made of food grade titanium, which is tasteless, odorless, does not corrode, is non-allergenic (to most of the world), and has an excellent weight to tensile strength ratio. snowpeak.com

OTHER STRAWS

Ice Straws: Make your own straws in the freezer. The mold is made of food-grade silicone rubber and will quickly make six 8-inch straws of whatever liquid you like. thinkgeek.com

Silicone Straws: Non-toxic, food-grade silicone is a healthy alternative to chemical-laden plastic. GreenPaxx Cool Straws™ are BPA-, phthalate- and PVC-free. reuseit.com

PLASTIC FREE ONLINE STORES

Life Without Plastic: An Earth-friendly on-line store specializing in unique, healthy, durable, high quality alternatives to plastic for everyday household items. lifewithoutplastic.com

Khordz: Creators of individual, hand crafted, multi-purposed drink ware with the individual and the environment in mind. http://khordz.bigcartel.com/

SLOWCOAST STORE: The SLOWCOAST is right where you want to be. Come by, have some pie, grab a coffee and hang out in our vintage Airstream. Everything we sell directly supports our causes: oceans, forests, kids & community. In Slow We Trust. http://www.slowcoast.org/