Patent Number: 8,870,003

Title: Biodegradable container for liquid and/or semi-solid products

Abstract: A container includes a body, a liner attached to the interior of the body, a lid dimensioned to attached to the top of the liner, and a perimeter seal attached to the lid. The lid includes a hole and the perimeter seal includes a region dimensioned to create a friction fit when disposed in the hole. Each of the body, the liner, and the lid may include a paper pulp coated with a biodegradable, organically derived, plastic resin. Methods of constructing the container are also disclosed.

Inventors: Dayton; Douglas C. (Harvard, MA), Park; Sung K. (Chestnut Hill, MA)

Assignee: Greater Good, Inc.

International Classification: A47G 19/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00