Evanesce® to showcase sustainable plant-based packaging technologies at SupplySide West 2021

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Oct 25, 2021 | Evanesce News

Evanesce will showcase its innovative sustainable packaging technology at Supply Side West, the leading supply-chain tradeshow for the Nutrition and Food & Beverage Industry.

Vancouver, British Columbia – October 25, 2021 – Evanesce, a sustainable technology innovator, driven to accelerate the adoption of sustainable and economically viable packaging solutions, will showcase its innovative sustainable packaging technology at Supply Side West and Food Ingredients North America 2021. The leading supply-chain tradeshow for the Nutrition and Food & Beverage Industry will be held at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas from October 25 to 28, 2021.

“This event offers us an ideal opportunity to showcase our sustainable plant-based packaging solutions to the food and beverage industry,” stated Douglas Horne, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Evanesce. “Our innovative packaging solutions are designed to replace single-use plastics and Styrofoam™ in food packaging and will be a game changer for food and beverage companies who are focused on delivering healthy, sustainable products.”

During the event, the company will showcase their two packaging technologies and its vast range of packaging products. Its booth will feature the patented Evanesce® Molded Starch technology along with its high-quality line of biopolymer compostable products, including straws, hot and cold cups and lids, plates, bowls, cutlery, gloves, and resealable bags. Booth visitors will be able to meet members of the executive team and experience their plant-based packaging solutions in person. Chief Executive Officer Douglas Horne will be presenting Plant-based Packaging is the Future of Sustainable Packaging in the Supplier Presentation Theatre (booth 3677) on October 27 at 2:30 p.m.

Already in use by leading foodservice companies, restaurant chains and convenience stores, Evanesce Biopolymers are on par or cost competitive to other alternatives, offer significantly improved durability, and are BPI certified commercially compostable. The patented Evanesce® Molded Starch technology produces 100% compostable molded packaging material at almost half the cost of other eco-friendly alternatives available in the market. Production of Molded Starch products including meal trays, meat trays, containers and cups are expected in 2022.

The company sets itself apart from the competition with American-made, superior quality products without overseas shipping delays and risks to the supply chain.  Evanesce’s first manufacturing facility, located in New Hampton, South Carolina, is currently producing millions of compostable PLA straws per day. With distribution centers from coast to coast, Evanesce has expanded its US operations with a new 114,000 sq ft facility in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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