2017 is almost here, and the more we attentive we are, the more concern we are, and health is not the exception. Even though we all constantly bombed by new techniques of slimming down our bodies, look and become leaner, the secret is based on a series of steps daily repeated. When it comes about getting fit, all the process of getting the look you are craving for begins in the kitchen, subsequently in your habits and finally in your exercise routine, but that’s is a cool idea we would love to talk to you about in another occasion.
Kitchens are the hearts of any house, and with all improvements regarding eco-friendly products bamboo materials are now a trendy eco-friendly product. Since bamboo trees are a renewable source, it is possible to grow them to fully maturity in a short period, ranged from three to five years. Bamboo items are strong and long-lasting, however they also have the characteristic of being highly resistant to water damage, moisture and stains.
2016 has been a year where sustainability has become an important part of Home industry, not only in the flooring field but also in the kitchen facilities. Made from renewable sources, bamboo kitchen items are beautifully rearranged, in a wide variety of sizes and ergonomic designs.
Bamboo Kitchen Items to start on 2017
Among the kitchen tools you can now find available in the market are: forks, bread knifes, cutting boards are made from smooth bamboo and cork; salads bowls made from discarded polished bamboo or even coconut shells. Fruit baskets are also another beautiful modern green kitchen item. Bamboo kitchen sets are now certified organic, which is a uniqueness touch on an eco-friendly home to consider on 2017.
Bamboo cutting boards cutting boards are the new alternative to plastic, glass, or maple cutting boards. Besides being versatile long-lasting products, bamboo cutting boards are popular because they do not dull expensive knives as quickly as hardwood cutting boards would.
Bacteria resilience. Cutting boards made of this natural source are healthier to be used than those made of wood. Plastic boards are easily damaged by cutting, not to mention they are highly contaminant. Bamboo cutting boards avoid microbes growing and fight backs water absorption and does not absorb odors or stains from previous foods. Therefore, simple washing, combined with monthly oil treatments you can preserve the beauty of the bamboo for many years.
Why should I avoid plastic in the Kitchen: which are the worst kind?
Bamboo kitchen sets, focuses on sustainability and also on decreasing plastic massive consumption. By avoiding plastic utensils and accessories when cooking, you would reduce Bisphenol A (BPA) discharges, which can melt or flake when exposed to heat, potentially causing chemicals to migrate into food.
Keep into account that even though you do not have plastic dispensaries, do not mean that you might not join a beverage every now and then. In those cases try to be aware and avoid plastic whenever possible. We recommend you to check level numbers and choose BPA-Free or PVC-free plastic #2, #4, #5 which are the less aggressive.
Plastic recipients which contain numbers like #1, #3, 6# and #7 are the highest contaminant and toxic when temperature increase or are directly exposed to sunlight. Number #1 is the one that hold Polyethylene (PET) or (PETE) and is commonly set up in disposable food and beverage containers, soft drinks, water bottles and even salad dressing. In any of the cases is a reasonably safe plastic option. FinishBuild strongly suggest you to do not drink from plastic water bottles that have this number on it.
#3 is responsible of Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), which is easily found in common soft plastic toys, squeeze bottles and, believe or not, shower curtains. Remember that temperature variations is what makes of this items highly pollutant. Subsequently, PVC is another component you should avoid, most of all inside your kitchen due to the fact is considered the most dangerous plastic.
#6: Polystyrene (PS) and #7 corresponds to another series of chemical components such as Polycarbonate, applied on clear plastic baby bottles, sippy cups and water bottles; 5 gallon water containers. In addition Tritan, is a new plastic that has not undergone enough safety testing and can be found in styrofoam containers, take-out food containers, disposable cups, bowls and utensils.
Regarding other more eco-friendly alternatives you can also try with: glass for food storing, high quality 304 grade stainless steel, cast iron or even ceramic cookware. FinishBuild encourages you to use stable materials such as: wood, bamboo, silicone or stainless steel.
2016 has been a year where consciousness sense has took an important role in many aspects of daily routines. Whether is for keeping track of a more healthy life, applying new techniques on dealing with stressful situations, improving home areas, or change toward happier fulfilled days, FinishBuild is always trying to supply you with fresh methods in order to reload your life in ways not everyone does. And because you are unique:
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