Nowadays all the news media is posting plastic straws ban such as the guardian, business insider, VOX, BBC etc. why it is so hot to post plastic straws.
According to the Ocean Conservancy, more than 500,000,000 straws are used once and tossed every day in the United States. The group ranks plastic straws as the number five most commonly found items on beaches. “Plastic pollutes our ocean, it’s killing our marine life,” said Voelpel. “If we don’t act now, by 2050, there’s going to be more plastic in the ocean than fish.”
Therefore, Ocean countries are launching the plastic-ban law to protect the ocean and our earth. It ends up that many importers want to import paper straws from China to replace plastic straws, also some factory wants to import the paper straws making machines to produce in its local land.
Since paper straws are high demand in the global market, most importers don’t familiar with the biodegradable straws or paper straws machines in a Chinese market. They will definitely encounter some challenges when it comes to importing paper straws from China.

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paper straws China

Therefore, Ocean countries are launching the plastic-ban law to protect the ocean and our earth. It ends up that many importers want to import paper straws from China to replace plastic straws, also some factory wants to import the paper straws making machines to produce in its local land.
Since paper straws are high demand in the global market, most importers don’t familiar with the biodegradable straws or paper straws machines in a Chinese market. They will definitely encounter some challenges when it comes to importing paper straws from China.

Actually, importing paper straw making machines from China is not as complicated as portrayed above. This article will serve as a comprehensive guide by shedding light on how you can research paper straws market in China, select the right paper straws supplier for party supply store from China.

Some of such questions include:

However, importing paper straws from China is not as complicated as portrayed above. This article will serve as a comprehensive guide by shedding light on how to import paper straws from China’s manufacturer

1. Where to find paper straws manufacturer from China

Like other products manufactured in China, biodegradable paper straws or recyclable straws have their own places of origin. Irrespective of where you are in China or if you are searching for Chinese suppliers via online platforms, you need to pay attention to where suppliers are located. recyclable paper straws made in China are majorly produced in 3 places:

  1. Yiwu, Taizhou, Zhejiang Province
  2. Fujian Province
  3. Dongguan City, Guangdong Province

You can see above, The striped paper straws manufacturing center is around Zhengjiang Province. When you find paper straws bulk online, you could check paper straws in Zhengjiang, China.

2. What safety certificate you need to ask your biodegradable straws supplier to provide

Because paper straw is used in Coffee shop, restaurant, milk tea shop. It’s very important to have an FDA certificate. But what else certificate you should need when you searching a professional paper straws factory in China. When you import gold straws, EU, LFGB, FSC is necessary for you to consider to choose the paper drinking straws supplier.

paper straw certificate
paper straw FDA

3. Do the glue and ink used for paper straw safe to our health?

Normally, the Glue that used in Paper straws is White latex. White latex can be widely used in bonding paper products (wallpaper), as well as waterproof coatings and wood adhesives. Bonding of wooden materials. It is water as dispersing agent, safe, non-toxic, non-combustible, easy to clean, solidified at room temperature, has good adhesion to wood, paper, and fabric, high bonding strength, colorless and transparent rubber layer after curing, toughness Good, does not pollute the bonded material; the emulsion has good stability and the storage period can be more than half a year. Therefore, it is widely used in printing and binding and furniture manufacturing. It is used as a binder for paper, wood, cloth, leather, ceramics, etc. It can also be used as a modifier for binders such as phenolic resin and urea-formaldehyde resin for the production of polyvinyl acetate. Latex paint, etc.

Therefore, when you find a paper straws manufacturer and talk about your orders, first you should ask what kind of Gule and Ink, they used in paper straws. And don’t forget to ask if the White latex passed by SGS as below

paper straw certificate
glue test 2

4. Any Fair in China You could attend for wholesale paper straws

Here is the information on the 2 paper straws exhibitions in China.

Canton Fair Phase 2 (April 23-27, October 23-27)

China Import and Export Fair (also known as the Canton Fair), is established in 1957, which is held every spring and autumn. The Fair boasts an exhibition area of 1.18 million m² per session, with 150,000 exhibit varieties in 16 industries, and the number of exhibitors from home and abroad stands at nearly 25,000. In each session, about 200,000 buyers attend the Fair from more than 210 countries and regions all over the world. Phase 2 for Consumer goods, gifts, and home decorations, you can find many real many paper straws facory in that period. SukeAuto( Taizhou Chenxi Technology Co., Ltd.) will also attend Canton Fair Phase 2 if you want import paper straws welcome to contact Taizhou Chenxi Technology Co., Ltd

2019 China International Paper Science and technology exhibition and Conference

Organized by China Paper Association China Papermaking Institute China Pulp and Paper Research Institute, the exhibition was held at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition Hall from 2019/10/10 to 2019/10/12, with an exhibition area of 17,000 square meters.

Conclusion

The Paper Straws importation business is a blue ocean market that anyone can venture into and make in the next 5 years. If you have any questions, drop them in the comment section below. I’ll love to hear from you.