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Drinking Straw

Retailer: Golden Biscotti
$9.16 USD at time of publication Buy from Golden Biscotti

Description from Golden Biscotti

The first straws were indeed made of straw and were produced in Switzerland primarily at the Aargau Freiamt as a cottage industry. Today in Switzerland there is only a few cereal manufacturers which still harvests the straw manually, primarily for weaving. This is reason enough to give a new lease of life to the natural product that has become rather forgotten 
For the production of drinking straws, the straw is harvested by hand with a sickle just before it ripens. It is then dried, cut to the right length and packaged in a low-germ environment. 
Each straw is unique in its shape and colour nuance and also an ecological alternative to conventional plastic straws. 
Compostable!

  • Material: Wheat
  • Length: 20 cm
  • 20 pieces per pack
  • Handmade item
  • Materials: Strohhalme, Weizen, Getreide
$9.16 USD at time of publication Buy from Golden Biscotti
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