These 7.75" Jumbo PLA straws are made from sustainable, fully compostable corn-based plastic and meet ASTM D6400 and/or D6868 for compostability. These durable straws are a great eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastic straws and are unwrapped, allowing staff to simply grab straws and prepare beverages with ease. Although PLA straws have the look and feel of plastic, they are made from 100% renewable resources and contain no petroleum. They will fully compost within 6 months in an official commercial composting facility. These straws cannot withstand high temperatures and should not exceed 113 degrees F. Stylish, they are great for sipping soda, juice, water and other beverages. Wrapped version available: STNJML1970702
What is PLA:
PLA products are made from polylactic acid (PLA) which is made from corn starch. This material is a great alternative to harmful plastic and does not include petroleum which is found in most plastic products. Non toxic and renewable, this material is a great eco-friendly substitute to plastic. Learn more
BPI Certified Compostable:
This product is certified by the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) as biodegradable/compostable. Bagasse biodegrades completely in approximately 30-90 days in a commercial facility depending on the thickness of the product.
What is ASTM:
ASTM is the American Society for Testing and Materials. ASTM D6400 refers to the Standard Specification for Labeling of Plastics Designed to be Aerobically Composted in Municipal or Industrial Facilities. Learn more. ASTM D6868 refers to the Standard Specification for Labeling of End Items that Incorporate Plastics and Polymers as Coatings or Additives with Paper and Other Substrates Designed to be Aerobically Composted in Municipal or Industrial Facilities. Learn more
Material PLA, a fully compostable corn starch based resin Wrapped Version STNJML1970702 Size 7.75" Width 5.6 mm Wrap Paper Wrapped Temperature Can withstand temperatures up to 113 degrees F Ecological Made from sustainable resources
Fully compost within 6 months in an official commercial composting facility
Does not contain petroleum
Recommended Uses Soda
Certifications BPI Certified Compostable
Meets ASTM D6400 and/or D6868 for Compostability
Case/Pack 12/500 Case Weight 15.17 LBS. Ti/Hi 5/8 Case Dimensions 24.4" x 9.45" x 14.17 "