bamboo straws faq

How to clean bamboo straws?

    It’s advised to boil clean bamboo straws in a little salt and vinegar before using them for the first time, this helps to remove the ‘woody’ aroma. After each use, rinse under the tap and use the cleaning rod provided.  

    How long do bamboo straws last?

      One bamboo straw can be washed hundreds of times, and jungle straws come in a pack of twelves which ensures many months or years of use before they need replacing. Of course, this depends on how well you look after them.

      How to store bamboo straws?

        Making sure that you store them right will allow them to last even longer. Store your straws in a well-ventilated place, never in an airtight container, a jute storage pouch does just the thing!

        Can bamboo straws be used with hot drinks? 

          Bamboo does not conduct heat and so they are suitable for use with hot and cold drinks.

          Can bamboo straws be used with bubble milk tea?

            As long as the hole is big enough to suck up the tapioca pearls you will be able to use it. The leading manufacturer of bamboo straws has sets of 12 available and jungle straws come in mixed sizes which will ensure that some will be suitable for milk tea.

            Are they dishwasher safe? 

              Yes, they are 100% dishwasher safe however you should turn off the hot and dry function and dry them immediately. 

              Where can I buy bamboo straws?

                When it comes to purchasing bamboo straws, you should make sure that you get them from a trusted source. Jungle straws are the leading manufacturer of bamboo straws and cutlery and they have a promise to be 100% organic, chemical free, plastic free and reusable. Each pack comes with 12 straws, and a cleaning rod brush in a neat jute hessian pouch. Get your set of bamboo straws.

                jungle straws pouch set

                So there you have it, frequently asked questions about bamboo straws - answered. If you have any more questions, let me know in the comments and I will add them to this article!

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