Plant based (astrik) bamboo and sugar case starch, composts in 2 years
Dishwasher safe (certified testing over 450+ commercial dishwasher washes)
Knork ergonomic design and beveled tines easily cut through food with one hand. Make the switch from single-use plastics that are clogging up landfills and our oceans.
Sustain-ably made (Emits one fifth of the greenhouse gases)
Bpa free - safe- All our materials are tested to the strictest standards. Prop 65 and fda regulation compliant as well as palate free.
Details: Knock eco -- an alternative to plastic utensils that are plant-based, dishwasher safe, compost in 2 years, & sustain-ably made (emits one Fifth of the greenhouse gases) with smart functional design. Made of bamboo and sugar cane Starch (PLA) pieces + Case will compost within 2 years of disposal. Biodegradable by design Set includes a 6 piece eco astrik set (3 forks + 3 spoons) fork: 6. 75" Spoon: 6. 75" Bamboo is mainly captured from off cuts from other factories. In floor and furniture making large Perfect pieces are required, but since Ours is ground We can use the imperfect ends. The PLA is made whole cloth from cassava or sugarcane as most other Process are looking for the same things we are (sugars and starches) PLA is the binder, its a plastic Made from sugars in certain plants (sugarcane, cassava). knock eco is BPI certified --- ASTM D6400 The re-purposed machines used in the manufacture of the product are the same as Traditional plastics with minor adjustments to accommodate the new material. No new equipment had to be Manufactured. We’ve safely tested our eco utensils up to 200 degrees Fahrenheit in a commercial dishwasher, but prolonged exposure at higher temperatures than that is not advised (I. E. Dishwashers with a “heavy duty” high heat wash cycle, using the utensils to stir or cut food directly out of the microwave or oven (which boasts temperatures far higher than 200 degrees). however, just because a utensil becomes warped, it is not permanent. If you were to heat It up again, It would become pliable enough to bend back into its normal form.