Rice straws, bamboo cutlery and Areca palm leaf dinnerware from Vietnam.  Individually wrapped rice straws made from rice flour and tapioca starch. Bamboo knife, fork & spoon in a pouch. Fallen palm leaves heat pressed into plates. Photo: Jakob Owens

Saigon Forest Trading Company

The Misunderstood Difference Between Compostable & Biodegradable
Compostable rice straws made from rice flour and tapioca starch

Rice Straws

Made from Vietnamese rice flour & tapioca starch and colored with vegetable dyes, the most sustainable alternative to single use plastic straws.

Rice Straws
Bamboo cutlery in a pouch, made in Vietnam

Bamboo Cutlery

Beautiful high-quality Vietnamese bamboo knife, fork and spoon in a washable pouch. Great personal cutlery for lunches, school, events & travel. Products made from bamboo are highly durable and sustainable.

Bamboo Cutlery
Areca Leaf Plates & Bowls, alternative to single use plastics

Areca Palm Leaf Plates & Bowls

Made in Vietnam from fallen palm tree leaves that are heat pressed into plates & bowls. The process is carried out in a clean factory and the attractive dinnerware is sterilized and seal packaged.

Areca Palm Leaf