These 16 oz. PLA Compostable Cups are made from quality PLA or corn-based plastic materials, a highly renewable resource and are ASTM D6400 compliant. They will fully compost within 6 months in an official commercial composting facility and can withstand temperatures up to approximately 122 degrees F. Matching lids: Flat (CFL-1224) or Dome (CDL-1224) are sold separately.
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
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