Yes, studies done on the same products by Food Allergy and Resource Programs showed no detectable gluten.
The stems are naturally Gluten Free.
Further to this, the straws do not 'break down' during use so there is no risk of ingesting any of the product.
100% safe for Coeliacs.
ARE THE STRAWS ACTUALLY MADE OF WHEAT STEMS?
Correct. They are the stem of the wheat plant.
We strongly discourage to eat and digest the straws.
They should only be used as drinking straws for a multitude of drinks.
HOW LONG DO THE STRAWS LAST IN LIQUIDS?
WHAT A WHEAT are the best solution to plastic straws for a good reason. They last in cold and hot water for more than 3 days. Think about it, our straws before harvesting they were in open fields under the elements.
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ARE PLASTIC STRAWS CHEAPER?
Yes they are, but we must move away from something really cheap to start using something that it is still cheap but better for the environment.
We do suggest to start applying the 'Straws upon request' rule on your restaurant and bar.
By implement such a policy in your venue and offer straws only if your customers ask for, you will realize how few people actually do. With the money you will save by using less straws, you will be able to offset the cost of wheat straws easily.
It has been proven.
I DO HAVE HAY OR GRASS ALLERGY, WHAT SHOULD I DO?
We haven't had any reported problem in this regard.
If you suffer from severe allergies to hay or grass we recommend you consult your doctor or allergist before using WHAT A WHEAT Natural drinking straws.