Aiwa Kogyo "Good Glass Japan" will release "Glass Straws", which are attracting attention due to the problem of marine pollution caused by plastic waste, on June 4th. Available at Good Glass Japan official mail order site, Marui Omiya 2F limited-time shop (June 4 to June 14), Maruzen Lazona Kawasaki store 1F (June 4 to July 31).
Glass strawA glass straw that is attracting attention due to the problem of marine pollution caused by plastic waste. It was produced with the concept of "eco that can be done from tomorrow with cuteness that makes you want to take it out every day". The motifs are the endangered "penguins," "sea otters," and "polar bears."
Since glass is durable and does not easily transfer odors, it is suitable for straws that require hygiene. In addition, the glass itself is tasteless and odorless, so it does not spoil the taste of the drink.
The size is 22 cm in length and 1.3 cm in caliber. It is thick enough to be used for tapioca milk tea, smoothies, and drinks containing chocolate chips. However, since each straw is handmade by a glass craftsman, there are individual differences.
In addition to the straw body, a 3-piece set consisting of a silicone case that is convenient to carry and a cleaning brush. The price is 2,530 yen (tax included).