proudly sell items that are biodegradable, compostable and
recyclable. We keep in stock cups, containers, cutlery and
cleaners made from corn, potatoes and even bamboo. These materials
are formed into products that mimic the qualities of paper
and plastic, which makes them ideal for hot or cold, liquid
or solid, and greasy or dry foods.
are increasingly committed to protecting their environment,
the demand for biodegradable materials will increase. Retailers
who use environmentally friendly products will distinguish
themselves from their competitors.
Biodegradable Cutlery Withstand temperatures
up to 140°F. Ideal for cold or cool temperature
Heat Resistant Biodegradable Cutlery Withstand
temperatures up to 155°F. Ideal for hot
or warm temperature foods.
Plastic Cups Store below 105°F. Cold drinks
Plastic Containers Store below 105°F. Cold
Products Certification Programs:
U.S. Certification body for cleaning chemicals being
safer for people and the environment.
A Canadian Certification body for cleaning chemicals
being safer for people and the environment.
ecotainer cup is a new eco-friendly container designed
for hot beverages. It uses a lining made from corn instead of
petrochemicals. The objective in developing the new ecotainer
cup is to provide an alternative to standard paper packaging
one that is made from fully renewable resources, compostable
under the proper conditions, and with a smaller environmental
impact. Derived from corn.
Ip Ecotainer 16oz Cold Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 22oz Cold Cup 1M/C
Ip Eco Cold Cup Lid 2M/C
Ip Ecotainer 16oz Coke Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 22oz Coke Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 4oz White Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 8oz White Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 12oz White Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 16oz White Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 20oz White Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 4oz Hot Cup 1M/C
for SMRE-4 Ecotainer 1000/C (not earth friendly)
Ip Ecotainer 8oz Hot Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 10oz Hot Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 12oz Hot Cup 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 16oz Hot Cup 1M/C
Ecotainer 20oz Hot Cup 800/C
Ip Eco Hot Cup Lid 1200/C
Ecotainer Cup Buddy (Sleeve) 1200/C
Ip Ecotainer 8oz Container 1M/C
Ip Ecotainer 16oz Container 500/C
Lid for 8 & 16oz. Ecotainer Hot Food Container 500/C (not
Industries is a leader in the extrusion and thermoforming
of plastic food service packaging nationwide. Now in North
America, Wilkinson is the first manufacturer to make a commercially
thermoformed all natural plastic container made from 100%
NatureWorks PLA, a polymer derived from corn and other
exhibits superior performance characteristics compared to
traditional plastic aspects and recycles back into the environment.
This uniquely sustainable packaging performs well under low
temperatures and provides excellent strength to resist cracking.
The high clarity and superior flavor and aroma barriers compares
exceedingly well to traditional plastics. Using up to 50%
fewer fossil resources than oil-based products, NaturesPLAstic
keeps a balance in nature by giving back the carbon dioxide
and water it borrowed from the corn or other plants to make
the worlds most natural plastic. From a post consumer
standpoint, the innovative compost properties of NatureWorks
PLA makes NaturesPLAstic the packaging key to our present
and future environmental needs. Click here for literature.
for High Performance Schools, an organization helping schools
identify cleaning product standards and procedures to create
healthful and productive schools.
Environmental Protection Agency, a federally funded agency working
to protect human health and the environment.
Environmentally Preferable Products, those products meeting
standards of various Green Cleaning goals, not necessarily Green
Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, a federal-wide EPA program
that encourages and assists Executive agencies in the purchasing
of environmentally preferable products and services.
An independent, non-profit organization that certifies products,
which are determined to be environmentally responsible.
Green Seal's standard for Tissue
Green Seal's standard for Paper Towels
Green Seal's standard for Industrial and Institutional Cleaners
(e.g. general purpose, washroom, glass and carpet cleaning chemicals)
Seal's standards for Floor care chemicals
Seal's standard for Paper products used in preparation of food.
for a Healthy Environment, a healthcare partnership between
a number of agencies including the American Hospitals Association,
EPA, and the American Nurses Association working to reduce the
environmental impact from the healthcare industry.
The United States Green Building Council, a coalition of building
industry professionals working to promote environmentally responsible,
Society for Testing and Materials-ASTM International is one
of the largest voluntary standards development organizations
in the world. A trusted source for technical standards for materials,
products, systems, and services. Known for their high technical
quality and market relevancy, ASTM International standards have
an important role in the information infrastructure that guides
design, manufacturing and trade in the global economy.
Chlorine Free Products Association
Capable of being broken down especially into innocuous products
by the action of living things (as microorganisms)
is the aerobically decomposed remnants of organic materials
(those with plant and animal orgins) Compost is used in gardening
and agriculture as a soil amendment, and commercially by the
landscaping and container nursery industries. It is also used
for erosion control, land/stream reclamation, wetland constructions,
and as landfill cover. Compost is also used as a seed starting
medium generally mixed with a small portion of sand for improved
enough time, all biodegradable material will compost. However,
not all compost feedstocks are appropriate for backyard composting.
Most backyard systems will not reach high enough temperatures
to kill pathogens and deter vermin, so pet droppings, non-vegetarian
animal manure, meat scraps, and dairy products are best left
to operators of high-rate, thermophylic composting systems.
substances should not be composted by the average home-owner,
as they require more sophisticated systems, competent management,
and more efficient, cost-competitive, environmentally sound