No96 CE Marked Compostable Half Pint Plastic Cup (12oz)
Why we love them
These CE marked compostable and biodegradable cups are made from corn based PLA , so they are not only a great way to serve the perfect , they do it while being great for the planet.
They are also great as a standard cold cup, so you don't need two different cups , saving you time and money.
- This product is an amazing cup as it can be used as a half pint to line or a 12oz cup to brim.
- Made from waste generated by the corn industry so they are great for the environment from harvesting to disposal.
- CE marked to serve the perfect half pint or fill to brim for 10oz drinks..
- All the benefits of plastics cups with none of the environmental downsides.
- Certified as compostable and ethically sourced to Feed a Field™ standards.
Please note this product is about to be updated with a new pint to brim cup - VR320CE so it's reduced to clear
The Environmental Part ( things to tell your customers that will amaze).
We recommend telling your customers the information below , it will amaze your customers and will drive sales ( based on average planes, cars and homes).
Carbon saving per box - 72.97kg per 1000
The Equivalent of -
Car - 50.67 miles - Plane - 158.63 miles - Home - 7.71 days - Trees ( amount of time a tree would take to absorb the carbon) - 1212 days.
Going Plastic Free
Our entire range of compostable products are made from plants so end to end they are great for the planet and whether then end up in landfill or incinerated they don't release toxic emissions and don't harm the environment but if they are disposed of properly they will actually help the environment, if you add them to your food waste collection ( let your waste company know they aren't plastic) with one of our plant based rubbish bags and they actually benefit the environment, it's your choice as just switching is great for the planet but proper disposable actually benefits the environment, if in doubt get in touch as we don't just want to sell , we want to help you make the best decision for your business, your customers and the environment ( not a lecture but just wanted to make you aware of all the options).
How to dispose of me
Home Composting - Can be composted at home but times vary in home composters depending on compost health and location.
Recycling - Can be recycled in certain facilities provided by certain Councils and waste collection companies, ask your waste collector if they recycle bio polymers.
Why buy from The Pure Option™
We were one of the UK's first companies to distribute plant based packaging , all the way back in 2003 (we went off and did some other things and returned in 2018) but our mission is still the same, to replace toxic packaging with Planet Friendly plant based packaging.
We have Europe's largest range of compostable and biodegradable products with 300+ products made from plants which means when they are disposed of , they turn into compost, which is great for the environment and completely circular.
Switching to plant made packaging doesn't have to cost more and you don't have to compromise on quality, durability and function, as our 300+ products have all been tested to be better than the harmful plastic alternative.
We aren't ecological warriors but we believe we can all make a difference, if you can replace your environmentally damaging packaging with our plant based products, you can have all of the benefits without any of the negatives ethical and environmental downsides.
100% Planet Friendly Packaging™