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Don’t Throw Your Eating Utensils Away…Eat Them!
World Centric

Did you know that your plastic fork, spoon, or knife may not even be plastic? Recently my son and I were watching a science documentary about the many uses of wheat.  Believe it or not, wheat straw is being used to make all sorts of things such as plates, entry doors, cups, and yes, your eating utensils that you thought were PLASTIC!    

As a leading supplier of eco-friendly products, World Centric manufactures disposable eating utensils from wheat straw fiber and other renewable plants.  In 90 to 180 days your knife, fork and spoon will again become part of the soil.   How cool is that?

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While the debate about global warming may never end, I’m focused on my family’s future.  Companies like World Centric are making a difference when it comes to reducing our impact on the planet.

In addition to using a revolving line of credit from UPS Capital, World Centric uses UPS Trade Direct® to streamline its supply chain and save costs.  Read more about World Centric in the case study.

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    Comments [4]

  1. Thanks for sharing this blog….very enlightening. Nice to know about companies that are suppliers of eco-friendly products.

  2. Interesting, however I’m not sure I’m inclined to eat my eating utencils just yet! Great article Mark…

  3. Very interesting article Mark! I actually have a customer, in Minnesota, that utilizes these utensils in their cafeteria. Thanks for sharing!

  4. Enjoyed the Post… You can’t go wrong with green/renewable/biodegradable. Good stuff!

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