Bamboo kitchen ware are used for more thousand years in Asian kitchen cooking cultures. Also in Japan we use many bamboo kitchen ware to prepare Japanese dishes. A lot of Japanese dished are nowadays still steamed in a traditional Bamboo steamer. Or high qualitative chopsticks that are made from special selected Bamboo trees.
Using Bamboo kitchen ware you also helping the world nature. Bamboo is easily to grow and if the whole world use more bamboo then automatically we will use less plastic.