I don’t know if you have calculated how many disposable straws you will use in a day. Drink soy milk with disposable plastic straws in the morning, coffee with disposable plastic straws in the morning, drinks with disposable plastic straws for lunch at noon, and milk tea with disposable plastic straws in the afternoon. Straws, drink milk at night with disposable plastic straws, so one person will use 5 straws a day, so this number is scary all over the world. Everyone knows that plastic straws are extremely harmful to the human body and the environment. Therefore, many businesses have begun to research and produce some new materials of straws. In order to relieve the pressure caused by plastic straws on the environment, who will It is more popular in the mass market. Today we will focus on stainless steel straws. If you are interested, please continue to read it.
At present, there are foldable stainless steel straws on the market. In order to make it convenient for people to go out, they can also put the stainless steel straws in their carry-on bags and take them out when they are used. This greatly reduces the use of plastic straws. Frequency, many people are more willing to try this kind of straws.
If the stainless steel straws are stored properly, they can be used repeatedly and can be used for a long time. Only one stainless steel straw can eliminate hundreds of plastic straws. After all, the production and manufacture of plastic straws are accompanied by toxic chemicals. The release of products and smoke is very detrimental to humans and the environment. Due to the particularity of the stainless steel itself, it means that it will not be mildewed, which also greatly reduces the burden on people, because if you use a bamboo straw, you have to worry about whether it will become moldy. , Stainless steel straws will not have such troubles.
Preparations for using stainless steel straws
By the way, I need to remind everyone that the stainless steel material will use grease in the production process, so before you buy a new stainless steel straw, it is necessary to take some measures to “open the tube”. This process is very simple, just use a kitchen paper towel to dip ordinary cooking oil, roll it into a long strip through the straw, and cooperate with the straw brush to make the cooking oil enter the inside of the straw, and then put the stainless steel straw into the detergent diluent , Clean it, and finally put it in the pot and boil it with cold water until it boils. This process may take 2 to 3 minutes. Finally, the rinse is complete, and you can use the stainless steel straw with peace of mind.
How to clean stainless steel straws
The cleaning method of stainless steel straws is also very simple. You only need to rinse with hot water, apply detergent to the wall of the tube, rub and foam, and then use the straw brush provided by the merchant to scrub to ensure that the inner wall of the straw is fully cleaned, and then rinse with water. That’s it; if you are not sure whether to clean the straws, just place the stainless steel straws under the sun and observe through the sun to see if the inside of the straws is clean. If it is not thoroughly cleaned, it may cause harm to your health. Of course, if the weather is cold or you don’t want to clean, the stainless steel straws can also be thrown into the dishwasher. Our suggestion is to sterilize your stainless steel straws once a week to prevent Any potentially harmful bacteria infiltrate, in order to be able to use the stainless steel straw for a longer time, it is to protect your health. After all, you don’t know whether the beverage you have drunk before has residues in the straw. This may surprise you, but the facts are true. In this way, a quick rinse with water is not enough to keep your straws away from mold and food residues, and proper disinfection is required to ensure that there is no problem. Of course, it is also a necessary step to keep the straws dry after cleaning, otherwise it is easy to cause bacteria to grow. Keep them upright for drying, preferably in the sun.
Cold knowledge of stainless steel straws
There is also a little bit about stainless steel straws. I don’t know if you like cold drinks or not. I personally like to drink cold drinks very much. But many times your drink or water is hot, but you want to drink it immediately. You can put the stainless steel straws in the refrigerator in advance, then it will become cold, wait until it is used and then take it out, you can achieve the effect of cooling the beverage immediately, is this very popular for those who love cold drinks? Great, interested friends can try it.
Everyone knows that stainless steel itself has its own metallic taste. Of course, if you don’t like this taste, there are ways to remove it. First, you can try to clean the stainless steel straws with ordinary soapy water and strong disinfectants such as oxyclean. If this method does not work, then you can also try baking soda or vinegar. Just soak the stainless steel straws in either of the two. Wait one night, and you will find that the smell of stainless steel has disappeared miraculously.
Disadvantages of stainless steel straws
Of course, stainless steel straws also have shortcomings. Its production cost is more expensive than other straws, especially in the early stages of production. If you are a small company, trying to manufacture without using high-tech machines. Stainless steel, its process problems may be difficult to deal with. Although the stainless steel straws are very hard, there is no possibility that the drink will not be broken, but this is also a hidden hazard. Parents must pay attention when children use straws. It is not recommended to use stainless steel straws when running or walking. None of us want to see injuries.
At the same time, stainless steel straws may be a headache for people who like hot drinks, because stainless steel straws have good thermal conductivity. If you use them while drinking hot drinks, accidental damage to your mouth may occur.
By the way, one more thing to remind you is that stainless steel straws also have nickel elements. If you are allergic to nickel, you must be extra careful. However, most of the steel tableware is made of 18/8 material, which is actually food-grade safe.
If you want to choose an environmentally friendly and long-lasting straw, then the stainless steel straw is a good choice. It has the longest service life among all plastic straw substitutes. Stainless steel has good stain resistance, non-oxidation and is almost unbreakable. , Which is very remarkable. And stainless steel straws can also be customized according to everyone’s requirements. If you want to calm down decisively today, you can choose a blue straw; if you feel unhappy today, you can use a warm color like red or orange; Feel tired, then you can choose green that represents vitality. Or any color you like or lucky color, you can accept customized service.
Homestraw is a professional manufacturer of bio-degradable paper straws with 20 years of production experience in the field of paper tubes, covering an area of 8,000 square meters. There is a special site for the production and development of paper drinking straws to keep drinking straws from any possible pollution . All paper drinking straws have been certified with FDA,SGS and LFGB and you can customize different patterns of paper drinking straws which is an essential alternative for plastic drinking straws.At present, we have exported to LIDL in Germany, Dollarama in Canada and bm-stores in the UK.Brazil, Disney, Jumbo in the us, 99cents only store, Daiso in Japan, Sisma in Italy and Our in Korea. The quality of paper drinking straws can meet the quality requirements of supermarkets and famous brands.
In 2019, our company developed new products with the concept of innovation and continuous improvement. The new straw products include recyclable stainless steel straws made of 18/8 stainless steel, healthy wheat drinking straws made from natural wheat, and lightweight straw straws and bamboo drinking straws made of bamboo. In addition, the company has developed some tableware supplies, including bagasse plates, plates and paper cups.In 2019, our company developed new products with the concept of innovation and continuous improvement. The new straw products include recyclable stainless steel straws made of 18/8 stainless steel, healthy wheat drinking straws made from natural wheat, and lightweight straw straws and bamboo drinking straws made of bamboo. In addition, the company has developed some tableware supplies, including bagasse plates, plates and paper cups.