Disposable cutlery in use today can be divided into three broad categories. There are disposable paper products made from tree pulp. The problem with pulp products is the time it takes to plant
replacement trees. There are foam disposable products made from petroleum products.3oz paper cups It goes without saying that
oil is a non-renewable product and we are largely dependent on oil imports.6oz paper cups The last major category is biodegradable or renewable resource tableware products made from organic materials such as sugar cane, corn, bamboo or other plants, which can be replenished in one year to 18 months. But what
does biodegradable mean? Biodegradable means that organic material is broken down with the help of other organisms such as bacteria and microbes. In other words, plant-based renewable products
are composted into "earth-ready" soil. The result is zero waste.
Biodegradable cutlery is perfect for every event planner who wants zero waste.12oz paper coffee cups Biodegradable
cutlery is perfect for everything from casual picnics to eco-friendly weddings. These biodegradable products meet high standards of quality, durability and aesthetics.
6.5oz paper cups Yes, the unit product of biodegradable products is more expensive than foam or paper, but a tree when
looking at the life-cycle costs associated with products that may never decompose, rely on foreign oil or rely on new growth; The total cost of biodegradable products is even lower.
Waste management facilities are close to full capacity.2.5oz paper cups When a biodegradable tableware product goes into a
landfill, the item is composted within 50 to 100 days. The environment is cleaner and free of toxins. Maintaining landfills is expensive, especially when new locations are needed. Not only are
the new sites often farther from the collection point, but more remote sites are required, as there is no need for landfills in residential areas.
3.5oz paper cups As a result, each new landfill is likely to have a larger carbon footprint because of the increased gas
needed to transport waste to more remote areas and the increased carbon emissions from trucks. What about garbage? 4oz paper cup A commercial message is a biodegradable product that eventually breaks down when it enters a waterway or road.The environment needs our help to prevent foam and paper cutlery products from staying clean. Some cities began banning foam containers, but met resistance. Anyone with the ability to mak
decisions within their municipal government or business can help make a difference.10oz paper cups Now it's easier to go
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