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Roc Paper Straws, New Paper Straw Manufacturer, Opens in Rochester

Women-Owned Business is One of Only Handful of Paper Straw Manufacturers in USA NOTE TO EDITORS: Interviews and tours will be available by appointment. We invite you to schedule. Please text, call or email Amanda Antinore at (585) 729-7533 or aantinore@dalmath.com....

Roc Paper Straws in South Wedge Quarterly

Roc Paper Straws in South Wedge Quarterly

The following article was originally featured in South Wedge Quarterly written by Katie Libby.  Click here to read the original post. Karrie Laughton wasn’t looking to open another business. As the owner of the busy Lux Lounge on South Avenue, she had enough on her...

5 Reasons to Use Our Straws

5 Reasons to Use Our Straws

1) Plastic is Poison: Single-use plastics are a plague on our environment, our health, and future generations. They need to go! The amount of unnecessary plastic produced on a daily basis is beyond staggering. “Forever Plastic” are named that for a reason. They break...

The Ugly Truth about PLA Straws

The Ugly Truth about PLA Straws

Search Google for "biodegradable straws" or "compostable straws." Or "straws made from plants." The results you see will be full of mentions of PLA Straws. Why? Because there's big money in it. Because companies are spending enormous sums on marketing to corner the...

Single-Use Plastics 101 (NRDC)

Single-Use Plastics 101 (NRDC)

This article was originally featured on NRDC.org and authored by Courtney Lindwall.  Click here to view the original article. A straw with our iced coffee, a plastic bag to carry our takeout, a wrapper on a candy bar: taken individually, each seems harmless. These...

What is Sustainable Forestry? (Rainforest-Alliance.org)

What is Sustainable Forestry? (Rainforest-Alliance.org)

This article originally published on Rainforest-Alliance.org.  Click here to view original article. Simply put, we cannot survive on this planet without forests. In a sense, they breathe for the Earth, absorbing carbon dioxide from our atmosphere, and producing the...

Coming Soon: Custom Printed Paper Straws!  Make a Request Now!

Coming Soon: Custom Printed Paper Straws! Make a Request Now!

OF COURSE We're Gonna Make Custom Straws! As you may expect, Roc Paper Straws intends to grow and expand our operations and offerings in the future.  One example of this is our future plans to offer custom designs on paper straws!  That's right, you can have your own...