New Product Launch: The Bagasse Cup
New Product Launch: The Bagasse Cup We realised that customers were looking for a sustainable alternative to the plastic cups which we’re all used to seeing at parties and events. So we went out to find perfect, more beautiful and sustainable alternative: Introducing The Bagasse Cup.What is The Bagasse Cup? 8oz Sugarcane Bagasse cup is, like all our products, 100% biodegradable and compostable. They are ideal for all soft drinks, including water, juice and fizzy pop. A perfect eco-friendly solution for serving drinks at a range events, from garden parties to gigs. What is Sugarcane Bagasse?Sugarcane bagasse is the fibrous residue that remains...
100,000 plastic plates replaced in 2019 by The Good Plate Company!
Hello everyone! This Christmas also marks our first full year of trading and so we wanted to take the opportunity to introduce ourselves. We wanted to use our last blog of the year as an opportunity to say thank you to everyone that has made a purchase on our website or subscribed to our newsletter. It is thanks to everyone that has purchased from us, that we have replaced over 100,000 plastic plates in 2019! We also piloted our Zero Waste management services where we diverted over 4 tonnes of waste away from landfill. We’re Hersh and Raghav, two friends with a shared...
The Good Plate Company receives funding and support from Virgin Start ups
The war on single-use plastics has found a new ally – The Good Plate Company. Especially when it comes to tackling the colossal amount of rubbish generated by takeaway food outlets, events and festivals.According to WRAP – the national waste reduction charity – the hospitality sector produces two million tonnes of waste every year.The Good Plate Company has found a way to manufacture 100% organic, compostable tableware, including eco-friendly disposable plates, bowls and cutlery. The firm’s ambitious plans to roll out its product line has been given a boost through receiving a start up loan and mentoring from Virgin Start...