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OUR STORY

Holy City Straw Company believes it is time for change! Petroleum-based plastic straws are polluting our oceans, disrupting our ecosystems, impacting human health and contributing to the overall demise of our planet.

Our Company was formed in 2019 to solve the current “Drinking Straw” dilemma facing both consumers and businesses in today’s environmentally conscious world…discover a cost effective, truly eco-friendly straw without sacrificing the drinking experience! Our solution…. Straws made from 100% natural wheat and reed plant stems!

Nature saves the day once again!

OUR MISSION 

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We are dedicated to saving the planet one “earth” straw at a time. One small step today, collectively, can lead to a transformational Planet tomorrow!

One straw, One step, One planet.

OUR VISION

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Holy City Straw Company aims to become the leading and trusted supplier of sustainable drinking straws globally. We strive to support, educate, and inspire consumers looking to adopt a more sustainable lifestyle and eco-conscience businesses and organizations seeking to reduce their carbon footprint in the new circular economy.

OUR STRAWS

We offer a collection of zero-waste straws that are never manufactured, 100% biodegradable and 100% bio-based.

Our wheat and reed stem straws are sustainable and renewable during each harvest and unlike other straw alternatives, our straws require minimal carbon usage during the beginning and end of life cycle and never contribute to downstream waste.

Mother Earth herself is our machine! No dyes, glues, waxes, additives, bioplastics or polymers necessary.

Simpler is just better!

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Seed to Stem

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Farm to Glass

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Straw to Earth

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Cycle Renews

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Our Commitment to Sustainability 

At Holy City Straw Company, we are dedicated and committed to corporate sustainable business practices utilizing the triple bottom line approach of merging social, environmental and economic standards.

This starts with our pledge to be responsible stewards of valuable resources operationally, as well as our pledge to offer proven environmentally friendly products that will help reduce our dependence on single-use plastics, eliminate downstream waste, and assist our customers and partners to meet their long term sustainability goals.  

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Environmentally Sustainable

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99% USDA Bio-based
Wheat Straw

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Gluten Free

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ECO-PRODUCT AWARENESS

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Carbon Free Shipping

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Chemical & Pesticide Clear

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Our Core Charities

Holy City Straw Company is committed to supporting and giving back to key organizations that share our principles and core values.  

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Holy City Straw Company is a proud member of the 1% for the Planet global organization & movement. We pledge 1% of our sales to the preservation & restoration of the natural environment. We donate to domestic & international grassroots & environmental groups which strive to make a difference in their local communities. 

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Oceanic Global inspires us to care deeply for the ocean and provides solutions to protect it. The international NGO sheds light on humanity’s essential relationship to the ocean and empowers individuals, communities, and industries to create positive change. Oceanic Global creates educational experiences, consults on sustainable operations, and engages local communities to generate measurable impact for our collective wellbeing. 

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Accredited Business

Holy City Straw Company is an A rated, BBB accredited business.

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Since its inception in 1912, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) has been one of the go-to resources for sizing up a business’s performance and trustworthiness. It promotes that mission primarily through two functions: rating businesses based on their reliability and performance, and facilitating the resolution of consumer complaints. The bureau also provides consumer education and offers several programs aimed at helping businesses adopt best practices.

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