Our Compostable Plates are friendly to the environment when discarded. This tableware is made from a natural plant fibre that comes from sugar cane. This product does not have a PLA liner. A food grade chemical is added and the end result is a product that is oil proof and water resistant, and fit for microwave use and refrigeration. This is a non-toxic and healthy material which degrades naturally. Manufactured under ISO9001 regulations, these products meet FDA specifications for use in food applications.