Frequently Asked Questions


Bagasse is the residue or pulp of sugarcane that has undergone extraction. It is considered a waste product and is normally burned after the extraction of sugarcane.

Since bagasse is a waste product, the raw material does not have any additional carbon footprint.

Air pollution due to burning of bagasse is also avoided.

Products decompose in a landfill after 45 days unlike plastics and other materials that take years to decompose.

PFAS (Per- and Polyfluoroakyl substances) are synthetic chemicals used for various purposes. Other types of food packaging may use this to repel oil and water. However, there are claims that these chemicals are harmful to health.

Econtainer products are certified to not contain any PFAS. Instead, we use 100% natural starch coating as an alternative in making our products oil and water-resistant.

Yes, it's oven and microwave oven safe. It can withstand up to 250°C/450°F. However, please take note that PET lids are not microwaveable.

As much as possible, in the interest of food safety, we discourage reusing our containers as these are not meant to be washed and reused.

You may dispose of our products using proper solid waste management through your local garbage disposal service providers.

Our products will compost effectively in landfills.

Alternatively, you may also compost them at home by breaking the containers to smaller pieces and mixing them with soil.


Upon receipt of order and payment, we require at least 1-2 business days for processing.

Yes, we can ship nationwide. Shipping cost will be charged to the customer and cost will be based on order quantity and location.

Yes, this may be possible subject for minimum quantities. Kindly email us with your request so we can check how we can work together.

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Made from 100% Plant Fiber

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Compostable within 45 days

Water & Oil Resistant

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