Vegware’s multi award-winning compostable hot cup lids are now certified under the OK Compost scheme. Vegware lids have already been recognized in 2010 as significant contributions to packaging by both the Caterer & Hotelkeeper and Cafe Society awards, and now certification under Vincotte’s OK Compost scheme will ensure 100% consumer confidence in this high quality and innovative product.
A useful overview of the tea-to-go market, including information on our compostable hot cup lid, which won the Caterer and Hotelkeeper Excellence Award 2010 for in the Best Disposables category. Link here.
As finalists for a Hotelympia Innovation Award for our compostable hot cups lids, we were asked to create a short video to tell our story. You can watch it on YouTube!
Joe Frankel, the founder of compostable plastic packaging start-up Vegware has won a place on the Future 100 roster of young entrepreneurs for his contribution to sustainable business practices. Congratulations, Joe! For the full article click here.
A snippet in the Edinburgh Evening News about Vegware’s MD and founder Joe Frankel being named as Scotland’s only winner of the Future 100 Awards, an award which celebrates the achievements of young social entrepreneurs. Link here.
We were delighted to be winners of a coveted Green Apple award for our corn and potato starch cutlery. This was presented in the Tower of London by the Green Organization, an
“independent, non-political, non-activist, non-profit environment group dedicated to recognising, rewarding and promoting environmental best practice around the world.”