There are very few downsides to wheat straw plastic plates and other kitchen items made from wheat straw for the average consumer. They can be used in the microwave or freezer and are dishwasher-safe. They’re lightweight, antibacterial and anti-odor.
You might be concerned about safety when it comes to an alternative product composed of wheat straw. The great news is that it’s extremely safe ! Products made from wheat straw plastic can be used in both the microwave and freezer, are approved by the U. S. Food & Drug Administration and are a non-allergen as well as gluten-free.
Wheat straw is very versatile and can be used for many different products. Since plastic made from wheat straw is very durable and heat-resistant (it can resist temperatures up to 200 degrees Fahrenheit), it’s a great material to make mugs and cups from like this travel mug.
What are the pros and cons of wheat straws?
2 Long-lasting time: it is strong as plastic. Such durable products can last for many years. No worry about the breakage when falling down, no like ceramic tableware or glassware. 3 Light-weight & easy-clean: the wheat straw products are all light weight, perfect for outdoor events like camping, parties, just stack them in your bag.
Do you know what wheat straw is?
Wheat straw in fact is also a kind of p lastic material, with 50% plastic and 50% natural wheat straw fiber. Wheat straw plastic is eco-friendly, food safe and BPA free. It is a totally new and innovative product, can be a good option as daily tableware.
What is wheat straw and how is it made?
Wheat straw is what’s leftover once the wheat is harvested and using it in plastic production is an ideal zero-waste option. The plastic is created by breaking down the cellulose the wheat straw contains. This process creates the opportunity to make different kinds of polymers.
Does wheat straw have gluten?
Our wheat straw products are gluten free. These products are made from the straw leftover after the grain is harvested, not the grain itself. A third-party test confirmed the protein in wheat that can trigger reactions is not found in our finished products.
Straws made from wheat or rye straw (these are the stems of the wheat or rye plant, the stem does not naturally contain gluten, however there is a very high risk of cross-contact, stay tuned for test results on wheat straws.) So far in my research I have not found any of the paper straws to contain gluten.