VerTerra vs. Alternatives

According to TIME magazine, "Americans trash an estimated trillion disposable plates and utensils every year." This fact has driven new, eco-friendlier options into the marketplace.The chart below outlines how these options compare to VerTerra. For an explanation of how each product earned their rating, click on the article links below.

Why You’ll Love VerTerra™

Made only of fallen palm leaves, steam, heat and pressure, VerTerraâ„¢ is the pure, all-natural choice for party-ready dinnerware.

  • Naturally biodegrades in fewer than 2 months after disposal
  • BPI-certified 100% compostable
  • Made of fallen leaves, an agricultural waste product most often burned
  • No heat transference and maintains shape when in contact with hot substances
  • Microwave-safe up to 2 minutes on high and oven-safe for up to 45 minutes at 350 degrees

For more information on how these products got their rating, click on the appropriate link below:

VerTerraâ„¢ vs. Recycled Paper
VerTerraâ„¢ vs. Recycled Plastic
VerTerraâ„¢ vs. Bio Plastic Corn
VerTerraâ„¢ vs. Sugar Cane
VerTerraâ„¢ vs. Bamboo