Collecting, cleaning and reusing serviceware is not always a viable option. Compostable plates, cups and cutlery are attractive alternatives which can be disposed and composted together with food residues and other organic waste streams. This helps to keep waste out of landfill and can reduce disposal cost.
Polybutylene succinate (PBS) is a biodegradable material which can be derived from Biosuccinium®. PBS compounds offer various benefits for food catering, such as heat resistance and well-balanced mechanical properties.