Emerald Compostable Paper Hot Cups are coated on the inside with polylactic acid (PLA), a bio-based plastic made from corn starch. Compostable in a commercial composting facility which may not exist in your area.
What is PLA? PLA, or polylactic acid, is a natural plant-based bioplastic derived from renewable resources like cornstarch and sugar cane that is both biodegradable and compostable and is an eco-friendly alternative to petroleum-based plastics.
What is Compostable? A compostable product will breakdown over time into usable soil. Composting can be done at home or in a commercial composting facility.
All cup sizes take Emerald Universal Compostable Lid EMRPLA4950. Pair with Emerald compostable Plates and Cutlery for a fully sustainable mealtime!
500 cups per carton.