PrimeWare Certifications

PrimeWare products are rigorously tested and are certified by these industry agencies:

ASTM International (ASTM) Meets ASTM D6400 or D6868 testing for compostability(ASTM was originally known as the American Society for Testing and Materials)
FDA PrimeWare products meet FDA approved guidelines for food contact.
Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) logo_bpi
PrimeWare is BPI Certified - Compostable in commercial facilities
Health Canada
PrimeWare is certified by Health Canada
Kosher Our products are certified Kosher
ISO 9001 Certification of production methods to meet a high level of quality management and system standards
ISO 14001 ISO 14001 addresses “Environmental management”. This means what the organization does to:
  • Minimize harmful effects on the environment caused by its activities, and to
  • Achieve continual improvement of its environmental performance.


Why Are Certifications So Important?

Chances are that you have decided to purchase eco-friendly plates or other compostable tableware to do your part to improve the environment. But how do you know that the products you purchase are not only eco-friendly, but also high quality, safe to use, and manufactured to the highest standards?

As a part of PrimeWare’s commitment to manufacturing high quality food packaging products, our company is inspected by 3rd party auditors.

Through independent certifications, you can be assured that:

  • PrimeWare manufacturing and management methods meet tough ISO standards
  • PrimeWare products are safe to use and meet FDA approved guidelines
  • PrimeWare’s compostability has been verified by independent testing
  • PrimeWare’s 100% bagasse products do not contain petroleum