TIL straw can be made from agave fiber and it took only 1-5 years to be biodegraded, about 200 times faster than traditional plastic. No more soaky paper straw !!! by whatilearned October 1, 2022, 9:23 pm Read more: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/news/agave-straws What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote agavebiodegradedfasterfiberpaperplasticsoakystrawTILtimesToday I learnedTraditionalyears See more Previous article Who’s your favorite artist??? Excuse me?? Next article What behavior details tell you that person is emotionally traumatized? 2 Comments Leave a Reply I just don’t use a straw. Log in to Reply I would be very interested in if they are better than all the alternative to plastic straws [(plastic straw bans being a disability issue)](https://creakyjoints.org/advocacy/plastic-straw-bans-bad-for-people-with-disabilities/) especially in terms of safety (from injury or allergy), flexibility and usefulness. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.