1. How to keep grass straws fresh?
The straws are wrapped in banana leaf in 100-straw packs. Upon getting them, please put the whole pack into a ziplock bag and keep in the refrigerator. They can stay fresh for up to 2 weeks. To keep them for longer, boil the straws with a bit of salt, then dry and keep at cool dry place.
2. Can grass straws be reused?
These straws are intended for single-use at F&Bs. For individuals, we encourage you to reuse them. Rinse, dab with a clean towel or leave out to dry slightly and put them back in the fridge. We believe that you would not be willing to throw these straws away after just one single use.
3. Should i put the grass straws into compost bins?
Grass straws decompose naturally. Please put them into compost or organic waste bins. Mixing up organic and non-organic waste makes it harder for organic matters to decompose, and increases the volume of trash at landfills.
4. Are these grass straws edible?
You can try. Grass straws are mildly sweet and rich in fibers. Chewing them after eating helps clean your teeth and gum.
5. How long can fresh straws be stored?
Fresh ones can be kept in refrigerator up to 2 weeks. However, we suggest you to use them within 5-7 days.
6. Do the straws contain preservatives?
Fresh grass straws are harvested, processed and shipped within 24 hours. The grass grows naturally, and the straws are not treated with any chemical products or preservatives. It is advisable to rinse or soak the straws in salt water, or boil lightly before using.
7. Does it affect the flavor of the drinks?
Absolutely not. Grass straws have a very mild and pleasant natural fragrance.
8. Do Organicstraw.vn shop have dry grass straws?
We are experimenting with dry straws. This product can be shipped to destinations further away and stored for longer.