Straw of Avocado Seed and Agave Plant
Revolutionary drinking straw made from biodegradable avocado pits. The straws take between 180 to 240 days to biodegrade under normal conditions. They are firm and durable when using with any type of drink, such as sodas, smoothies, milkshakes, or any other hot or cold beverages.
Bulk straw 8.26 in / 21 cm (2,000 units) / Unwrapped Drink Straws
Avocado Seeds Straws
Straws made with agave / Bulk straw 8.26 in / 21 cm - unwrapped 2,000 units
This products are made with Poly Agave which is a line of bioplastic materials made from vegetable fibers, by-products of agro-industrial processes.
Straws are designed and manufactured in Mexico with unique and 100% Mexican patented technology.
Agave Plant Unwrapped Drink Straws
Biodegradable straw made with agave fiber.
21 cm long and 0.6 cm diameter.
Packaged without case in "retail" type dispensing boxes with 150 straws each.
Packaging: Master box includes 16 boxes of 150 straws each.
Total straws per box: 2,400.
Packaging dimension: 37 cm base, 27 cm wide, 31.2 cm high.
Reusable, biodegradable and recyclable straw.
Biodegradation from 12 to 60 months in landfill or garbage dump conditions.
Excellent for enjoying hot and cold beverages.
The biobased material with which they are manufactured is approved by the USDA, FDA that certifies contact with food, it is free of heavy metals and BPA and they have the biobased certified product label.
Can you eat an agave straw?
Agave straws are not intended for and should never be consumed in any manner. They are only for you to enjoy sipping your drink of choice.
Unlike paper, Agave drinking straws will never get soggy or disintegrate in your drink.
"Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans.”
A family of biopolymers that can be processed with all conventional element molding methods. They replace certain applications of polyethylene, polypropylene, and polystyrene. They are ideal for companies that process elements that want to develop new business units oriented towards sustainability.
BIOCUTLERY (Hybrid resin)
Replaces up to 70% of the oil content with plant material. Biodegradable Significantly reduces carbon footprint Replaces polystyrene, polypropylene, and polyethylene applications. Excellent for injection products such as cutlery, rigid containers, etc.
BIOCUTLERY (Compostable Resin)
A proprietary blend that contains 100% avocado seed biopolymers together is other biodegradable elements. Biodegradable and compostable. Significantly reduces the carbon footprint. Replaces polystyrene, polypropylene, and polyethylene applications. Excellent for injection molding, thermoforming and blowing products, such as cutlery, rigid and flexible packaging, bags and bottles.
A & Q
Frequently Asked Questions
Where do you get the avocado pit?
It is obtained from avocado processing companies, they make guacamole and/or oil of this fruit.
How do straws and cutlery degrade?
The mixture of microbial activity, temperature, humidity, and other environmental factors help biodegrade the organic material of the product to integrate it into the environment where it is located.
What is the moment of its degradation? Can it degrade in the sea?
Its degradation time is 240 days under optimal conditions for biodegradation, in final disposal sites, such as sanitary landfills or composting. The product will degrade in other media, but time may vary.
What is the shelf life of the product?
The shelf life is one year stored in a cool and dry place.
What are the colors of the products you handle?
The standard color of our products is beige and special orders are black.
What temperatures do cutlery and straws withstand?
Our products are suitable for hot and cold foods, at a maximum temperature of 80 ° C.
Can cutlery be reused?
The reuse of cutlery and straws is not recommended since being a product of organic origin/content can accelerate its degradation.
Are the products compostable?
We have two product lines, biodegradable and compostable. The biodegradable product rejoins nature once its useful life ends, like a fruit! It is recommended that the compostable product be discarded in a composter or sanitary landfill to be 100% degraded.
Is the price competitive with plastic cutlery?
Our products are manufactured with the unique technology of its kind, exclusive worldwide, designed so that it can compete directly with conventional plastic products and be below the price of other biodegradable products.