3 Quart Paper Folding Recyclable Natural Brown/White (200/case) Sustainable Produce Container

Qty:  
$90.00

2 or more $86.00
3 or more $82.00
4 or more $78.00

PREORDER NEW! 3 QUART Sustainable Produce Container great for mushrooms, grapes, blueberries and live microgreens (200/case, available by end April)

Please note: We are currently trying to work out a shipping bug that prevents orders over 60 pounds from having shipping options. Give us a call to place your order over the phone or order from our daughter website:  Sustainable Produce Container 

1 case = 200 for $90/case or $0.45/container (34 pounds)
2 cases = 400 for $86/case or $0.43/container (68 pounds)
3 cases = 600 for $82/case or $0.41/container (102 pounds)
4 cases = 800 for $78/case or $0.39/container (136 pounds)

Please call Linda 859-630-2694 or email at [email protected] for best pricing or for freight costs of a pallet of ~10,500 containers to your farm or business. Custom printing is available for 1 pallet orders for a few cents more.

customized sustainable containers for gourmet mushrooms

Easy To Recycle Packaging

Replace plastic hinged clamshells with this sustainable, recyclable produce box made from natural paperboard for your mushrooms, grapes, blueberries and live microgreens. This 3 Quart size usually holds 3 pounds of grapes.

Please call Linda at 859-630-2694 (or email [email protected]) for best pricing and freight costs to you for pallet quantities to your farm.

Sustainable Produce Container SPECIFICATIONS

  • Shipped flat (unassembled) in stacks of 200 (34 pounds) 
  • Shipping box dimensions of 200 shipped flat: 24”L x 18W” x 6”H
  • Exterior dimensions flat: 24"L x 18”W
  • Interior dimensions assembled: 7.5”W x 6.375"D x 4.4375”H
  • Container weight: 2.8 oz
  • Container material: .022 Aquakote Paperboard
  • Case weight: 36 pounds, ? cases/pallet
  • Approximate area on lid for label: 7.5"x2.75"

Sustainable Produce Container FEATURES

- Professional-looking vented container 
- 3 Quart SPC holds pears, blueberries, live microgreens, shiitake mushrooms, kiwi,  cherries, Brussels sprouts and grapes 
- 3 Quart size = 3 Pounds of grapes
- Kliklok sides for quick hand assembly or approximately 100 CPM machine assembly 
- Anchor/spear lock for a tamper-proof seal or tuck lid into the front wall for fast closure
- Glue dot areas on lid side for tamper-proof 100 CPM machine seal
- Reversible: container can be assembled with either white clay coated side out or natural brown on outside
- Full-color printing on the container is available for quantities of 1 pallet or more 
- Earth-themed cut out vents allow good visibility from all sides (sun, rain, birds, plants/flowers, wind, moon, heavens, earthworms/dirt)
- Made from .22 Aquakote stock, certified biodegradable and compostable (in 90 days)
- Aquakote white side folded in is good for packaging shorter live microgreens on grow mats
- Rigid enough to stack multiple containers 
- Vents allow airflow, minimizes condensation 
- Holds up well during temperature transitions from field to refrigerator
- Takes up less space when shipped
- Compostable, recyclable, easily biodegradable
- PFAS free (polyfluoroalkyl substances are "forever chemicals" coatings that help resist water, oil and heat but contaminate the environment and people)
- Alternative to plastic clamshells that virtually all recycling centers will NOT take (click to read more)
- Room on the lid for a sticker or stamp up to 3.5”x7” in size
- An area on the bottom of about 6"x7" for recipes, your farm story, anything your marketing mind can come up with that delights customers and helps sell more produce
- Patent-pending US 62/710,915

Sustainable Produce Container BENEFITS

- Less waste
- Happier customers
- A better world

See the latest news stories about the Sustainable Produce Container and our efforts to help save the world from single-use plastic: 

WXIX FOX19: Local Entrepreneur's Sustainable Produce Container Makes it to the Super Bowl
WKRC TV12:Local Farmer Designs System to Replace Plastic Products
WVXU Public Radio:Local Farmer Creates Eco-Friendly Packaging Fruits & Vegetables
Organic Produce Network:Alternative to Plastic Produce Containers Emerges from Small Midwest Farm
Fresh Plaza: Landwirtin kreiert umweltfreundliche Verpackung (Farmer Creates Environmentally Friendly Packaging)
Kentucky Department of Agriculture newsletter article: A Better Box 
Perishable News: Tomato Grower Introduces New Sustainable Produce Container
The Packer: Search for Sustainable Packaging Spurs New Product Line

Sustainable Produce Container Features

Check out the many great features of the Square Pint and also find out how to fold:

Sustainable Produce Container Video:

To order a custom inkless stamp for brown side printing, click here: CUSTOM STAMP

Use coupon code SPRING (or whatever season) for 10% off
Email us if you would like our Photoshop file for the best size: [email protected]
Tips on using a stamp:
- Apply the stamp standing up
- Apply even pressure
- Cool the stack of containers to be stamped in a cooler before stamping, hot temperatures can make the ink spread

* We are committed to replacing plastic! As our volumes go up, our prices will go down. That first million piece order will be good news for all of our growers!