Social Innovation

Staramaki is made in Greece, in Kilkis

It is produced by a social cooperative based in a rural region thatgoing beyond mere profitability, benefits the environment and the local agricultural economy and offers labour inclusion opportunities for vulnerable groups of people

In Greece we consume

1.000.000.000

plastic straws, every year

Staramaki is born out of our love for nature

Created from natural wheat stems, it is the best alternative to replace single use plastic straws

Unemployment in Kilkis reaches

50%

while the issue of rural depopulation is serious

Staramaki is born out of our love for our land

Utilising the by-product of wheat cultivation in various rural regions of Greece contributing to the income of struggling local economies

The percentage of extreme

poverty in Greece reaches

15%

Staramaki is born out of our love for people

Produced by a social cooperative enterprise that belongs to all people working for its development

Reg.(EC) No

2023/2006

Staramaki is born out of our love for research and knowledge

Fully compatible with the European and National Legislation