The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reports approximately 29 million tons of nonbiodegradable plastic waste ends up in our landfills each year. Because only certain kinds of plastic are reusable, only a fraction of all plastic disposed of made is actually recycled. This has become a growing problem and various green technology companies are finding ways to utilize the plastic waste and turning into energy.
“If we want to move towards a low polluting, sustainable society, we need to get consumers to think about their purchases.”
– David Suzuki (Scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster)
Greenware is a leading manufacturer of American made premium service-ware. By using PLA cups made from plants and not petroleum, they are annually renewable and 100% compostable.
Certiﬁed ASTM 6400 for compostability. 100% compostable in approximately 50 days. Composting reduces pollution other uses. and converts waste into enriched soil for
PLA resin is derived from plants, not petroleum like common PET packaging. This reduces production greenhouse gases by 60% and uses 65% less energy when compared to traditional polymers.
Greenware cups are made from a high quality, durable material unsusceptible to ﬂavor or odor transfer. They are sourced locally and American made. Available bio-polymer lids create 100% natural package.