These 12 oz. PLA Lined Hot Cups are PLA or corn-based plastic lined and are compostable, making them a great ecologically friendly option. They are made from quality Sustainable Forestry Initiative certified paperboard, and can be used with both hot and cold beverages. Convenient and reliable, they can withstand temperatures up to approximately 212 degrees F and are freezer safe for maximum convenience. The paperboard is sourced from sustainably managed forests to ensure that the cups are made from only premium quality material. CPLA or modified PLA lids are also BPI-certified compostable and ASTM D6400 compliant, and there are 2 sizes of lids available to accommodate cups so customers can enjoy drinks on the go with ease. Lids are sold separately.
Custom printing is available. Please ask your representative for details.
What is PLA:
PLA products are made from polylactic acid (PLA) which is made from corn starch. This material is a great alternative to harmful plastic and does not include petroleum which is found in most plastic products. Non toxic and renewable, this material is a great eco-friendly substitute to plastic. Learn more
What are Renewable Resources:
Renewable resources are those that are naturally replaced by the environment over time. The use of these resources puts less stress on the environment. Learn more
BPI Certified Compostable:
This product is certified by the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) as biodegradable/compostable. Bagasse biodegrades completely in approximately 30-90 days in a commercial facility depending on the thickness of the product.
What is ASTM D6400:
ASTM is the American Society for Testing and Materials. ASTM D6400 refers to the Standard Specification for Labeling of Plastics Designed to be Aerobically Composted in Municipal or Industrial Facilities. Learn more