Introducing Huhtamaki Future Smart Plant Based Paper Cups with Renewable Bio-based Coating

Introducing Huhtamaki Future SmartTM

100% renewable paper cups and

containers with plant-based PE coating


The world is changing for the better. New materials and technologies lead to new solutions that significantly reduce dependence on fossil oil-based materials and offer more consumer choice and chance to enhance brand experience.

Huhtamaki Future SmartTM paper cup is the first 100% renewable paper cup made from plants. These new cups will containin no carbon content older than 100 years as verified by the 14C carbon dating method.

Suitable for both hot and cold drinks as well as food, Huhtamaki Future Smart paperboard with bio-based coating is the perfect business reason to renew your takeaway beverage and food packaging.

Future Smart paper cups use sugarcane plant-based coating to protect paperboard fibres against moisture and to assist high quality sealing of the paper cup. Future Smart paperboard is also 100% GMO free. 

The Future Smart cup is made of paperboard from PEFC certified renewable sources. An international non-profit organization dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management, the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification is the certification system of choice for small forest owners.