Evanesce® to Showcase Sustainable Plant-Based Packaging Technologies at Supply Side West and Food Ingredients North America 2021

Meet the new name in sustainable packaging at Booth 1564

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 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 PLA (Polylactic Acid) 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’s PLA products 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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About Evanesce® 

Evanesce is a sustainable technology innovator driven to accelerate the adoption of compostable, plant-based packaging. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Evanesce designs, develops and manufactures packaging solutions that are certified compostable, commercially scalable and cost-competitive using the latest advancements in material science. Our revolutionary patented Evanesce® Molded Starch Technology uses upcycled plant-based by-products, is 100% compostable and decomposes in 90 days or less. Evanesce is driven to eliminate single-use plastic and Styrofoam packaging and inspire change that contributes to a healthier planet. Learn more at www.evanesce.com. 

 

About Evanesce® Molded Starch Technology  

Manufactured in the USA, the revolutionary patented Evanesce® Molded Starch Technology uses upcycled plant-based by-products, is 100% compostable, decomposes in 90 days or less and will be available in 2022. Evanesce’s line of plant-based compostable food packaging products includes meal trays, meat trays, containers and cups.  Evanesce is passionate about delivering environmentally friendly solutions that are affordable to accelerate the adoption of compostable, plant-based packaging.