- Consumer Appetite Grows for Injection Molded Disposable Dinnerware. Thedinger, Bart // Plastics Technology;Aug2003, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p100
Reports that demand for disposable food service products has increased in Northern America as of August 2003. Resins used for the production of injection molded disposable products; Producers of injection molded disposable products in Northern America.
- Solo Cup first with Recycled PET. // Vending International;Aug2008, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p12
The article reports that food packaging maker Solo Cup Europe has received a contract with the Closed Loop facility for the provision of recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) for the production of PET disposables for the food service and food-to-go sectors in Great Britain. The contract will...
- Throwing it all away. Bean, Russell L. // FoodService Director;3/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 3, Special section p12
The article presents information on the advantages of using disposable paper and plastic ware in food service and tells the value of recycling. Disposables keep food safe and palatable during transport and reduce the use of water and cleaning materials. Bioplastics are entering the disposables...
- At your disposal. Turner, Clare // Housewares;Mar94, Issue 106, p26
Reports on the popularity of disposable tableware in Great Britain. Increase in demand for paper cups and plastic glasses; Improvement in the quality of design and finish; Role of the retail sector in marketing of disposables. INSETS: Retail comment, by Lorraine Gwinnutt & Rita Horton.;A shade...
- DID YOU KNOW? // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;1/17/2003, Vol. 65 Issue 14, p2
Provides information on a disposable plate made from potatoes.
- Travel Mug Becomes Disposable. // Natural Life;Jan/Feb2001, Issue 77, p11
Reports the availability of disposable coffee mugs in the market. Effort to create convenience for consumers; Approximation of cost savings; Introduction of disposable dinnerware products.
- Lightening Landfills. Gordon, David George // National Geographic World;Apr2000, Issue 296, p5
Provides information on disposable cups, plates and utensils made by Biocorp USA out of cornstarch and other organic materials.
- Foodservice Disposables Study. // Paper, Film & Foil Converter;Apr2010, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p14
The article focuses on Freedonia Group Inc.'s study entitled "World Foodservice Disposables," which forecasted 4.8% increase in the world demand for food service disposables per year to 48.6 billion U.S. dollars in 2013.
- Dishing deep on containers. // Drug Store News;6/17/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p109
Evaluates the disposable deep-dish containers from Presto Products Company in the U.S. Capacity of the containers.