How will buying Preserve Tableware help the environment?
Choosing Preserve Plastic means a sizeable reduction in greenhouse gases emitted, and significantly less water, energy, oil, natural gas, and coal used in making plastic. Preserve uses at least 54% less water than virgin polypropylene, at least 64% less greenhouse gases (in CO2 equivalents) than virgin polypropylene, and at least 75% less oil than virgin polypropylene. Also, at least 48% less coal than virgin polypropylene, at least 77% less natural gas than virgin polypropylene, and at least 46% less electricity than virgin polypropylene is used with Preserve.
How much post-consumer recycled content do Preserve Tableware products contain?
Preserve Tableware is made from 100% recycled plastic collected from used yogurt containers. We're dedicated to providing products made from only recycled materials to create a sustainable planet. All Preserve products are BPA and melamine free too, making them safer for you, your family, and the environment!
Is Preserve Tableware American Made?
Yes! Dolphin Blue supports locally made products to ensure you're receiving the most sustainable and environmentally responsible product possible. All Preserve Tableware products are made in America and carry a significantly smaller ecological footprint than products made overseas. In fact, ALL of our products are made in America! We feel it's important to support local economies and keep jobs in America, all while helping our planet. It's part of our Triple Bottom Line: People, Planet, and Profits.
Is Preserve Tableware recyclable?
Yes! Preserve Tableware is recyclable in communities that recycle #5 plastic.
Is Preserve Tableware reusable?
Yes! Both the Everyday and On The Go lines are meant for long term use.
Is Preserve Tableware dishwasher safe?
Yes! All Preserve Tableware products are safe to clean at high heats. Use them for as long as you want, and then recycle them!