Go Eko Labs was founded with the essential vision to diminish the consumption of single use plastics. While not only sustainable, these affordable pens and straws are hand crafted, environmentally friendly, recyclable, and biodegradable. This enterprise also creates otherwise non-existent employment opportunities for women in rural India. Today, this company is a comprehensively conscious organization that pursues environmentally and socially responsible practices from start to finish.
REDUCE: Our Grinkk Straws and Grite Pens cut down the use of plastic
REUSE: Natural reeds are used to make our straws and pens
RECYCLE: Grinkk is 100% Biodegradable and Grite’s shell is biodegradable and the cartridge is made of stainless steel which can be recycled.
Say No to Plastic!
It takes up to 400 years for it to decompose.
It is the 11th most found trash in the ocean.
America alone uses 500 million straws every day.
Usage of these straws are said to induce gas and bloating, increases erosion of tooth enamel and cause tooth decay in the long term.
Chemicals released from the plastic affect estrogen levels and increases wrinkles.
Better than paper straws!!
They are biodegradable.
They are usually bound by an adhesive which is not eco-friendly.
Becomes soggy easily and has to be replaced within a shorter time span.
Paper straws are derived from trees, which add to the problem of deforestation and loss of habitat.
The production of paper straws is more resource intensive in terms of the usage of energy and water.