Solo Products Certified by the Biodegradable Products Institute

Solo Cup Company has received certification for the following products from the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI):

  • Bare® PLA Hot Cups
  • Bare® PLA Compostable Consumer Cold Cups
  • Bare® ugarcane Dinnerware and Takeout Containers
  • Creative Carryouts® ECO ™ OctaView® Hinged PLA
  • Creative Carryouts® ECO™ Expressions® PLA

BPI is an independent organization that reviews and certifies products as meeting ASTM D6400 and D6868 specifications for compostability. These products are intended to be composted in a municipal or commercial facility operated in accordance with best composting management practices. Appropriate composting facilities may not exsist in your community. Check to see if such a facility exists in your community at To learn more about BPI, please