Disposable plastic cups are among the most widely used products in the world.
Ready to be used on any occasion, the disposable plastic cups are the ideal complement to any informal event organizer.
Just informal events?
Well, no. Technological advances applied to the manufacture of disposable plastic cups have made it possible to obtain true works of art from various types of polymers.
Thanks to this, plastic cups are now special guests at any celebration or event.
At the Monouso online store, you have the opportunity to discover and buy 17 types of disposable plastic cups, each one adjusted to a specific need.
What will you find in this article?
Types of disposable plastic cups
- Biodegradable Plastic Cups PLA
- Economical Plastic Cups PP
- Unbreakable Plastic Cups PP
- Reusable cups
- Disposable Foam Cups
- Thermal Fusion Cups
- Plastic Coffee Cups PS
- Clear PS Plastic Cups
- Clear Hard PS Plastic Cups
- Economical PET Plastic Cups
- PET cups with lids
- UltraClear SOLO® Glasses
- American party glasses
- Coloured glasses
- Shots? They also have their glasses
- Common cups with lids
- Tube glasses
- Accessories for disposable plastic cups
- Shipments to your home or business
Types of disposable plastic cups
Plastic cups can be divided into three main groups:
Plastic cups. Manufactured from polymers derived from fossil fuels, such as petroleum, they are the most popular cups on the market.
Biodegradable plastic cups. This type of beverage container has the ability to degrade naturally after being used and disposed of properly.
Plastic Composting Cups. Composting cups can be turned into organic fertilizer after going through an industrial transformation process.
All the glasses that you find in Monouso, are part of these three categories.
Biodegradable Plastic Cups PLA
These plastic cups are amazing. Both in appearance and in touch it is the same as plastic, but they are manufactured 100% with vegetable ingredients.
The bioplastic or PLA plastic offers the possibility of containing cold and hot liquids safely and without modifying their composition or shape.
The main component of this type of cup is corn starch, giving it characteristics that make it the perfect element for your coffee, fruit juice, smoothie or slushie.
At Monouso, we have models of cups with a load capacity between 1.7 and 19 oz.
In addition, recognizing that we all have different tastes, we offer a wide variety of shapes and decorations, so you can choose biodegradable plastic cups PLA that most resembles your business.
Economical Plastic Cups PP
With polypropylene as the main ingredient, the economical plastic cups PP stand out from the rest because of their low price.
But it’s not just a question of money, these glasses are very functional and versatile, with the ability to store hot or cold drinks.
Its great adaptation to different uses makes it the king of parties and one of the favourites in the world of event organisation.
In terms of capacity, the PP Economy Plastic Cups offer the possibility of holding between 4 and 22 oz.
They are available in white, blue and transparent; with different shapes, smooth or textured.
In addition to all these characteristics, it is worth mentioning that the melting point of these glasses is located at 320˚ F and they do not emit odors or flavors that affect the food they carry.
Unbreakable Plastic Cups PP
If you are involved in the organisation of mass events, such as concerts, parties or fairs, you will know that there is legislation in force requiring the use of safe disposable cups.
These types of vessels should not constitute any risk of breakage and damage – accidental or premeditated – can be inflicted on any person during a mass event.
For these events, the unbreakable plastic cups PP. Hot and cold beverage containers that offer amazing resistance to use and abuse.
Its constitution, with polypropylene as the main ingredient, allows it to be used in the microwave, be dishwasher safe and withstand direct blows and falls.
As for their safety as food containers, they are 100% non-toxic and do not change the composition of the liquids they contain.
The PP Unbreakable Plastic Cups we have at Monouso are available in a variety of colors, including: white, black, red, green, blue, orange, fuchsia, among others.
In terms of capacity, the smallest option we have is the graduated glass of only 1.2 oz, while the largest capacity is an injected glass of 21 oz.
The reusable plastic cups are designed to be wear-resistant and can be used on more than one occasion.
Thanks to their manufacture with polypropylene, the reusable cups are functional, economical and very resistant, to the point of being almost unbreakable.
They can be used to serve hot or cold drinks, in both cases, you will not see their characteristics lost by the plastic used in this glass.
They are used at family parties or events where a smaller amount of waste is desired, as they are not disposed of after use.
The reusable glasses we have at Monouso come in various colors, orange, white, black, silver, gold, purple, blue, among others, and the traditional transparent.
Capacities range from 11 oz to 35 oz beer mugs.
The variety of glass types is also impressive. The tube glasses, with ring, for cider, glasses, shots, are among the most sought after.
Disposable Foam Cups
Businesses that sell hot drinks are concerned about the quality of their ingredients and maintaining the temperature of their preparations.
For them, the disposable foam cups are the ideal product.
From the union of polyethylenes with other chemical additives, FOAM is obtained, a safe material to house food with the capacity to preserve its temperature much longer thanconventional cups.
Disposable Foam Cups are non-toxic, colorless, non-corrosive, non-abrasive and 100% recyclable.
To pamper coffee and tea lovers who visit your place, we offer glasses with capacities between 4 oz and 45 oz.
Are you worried about the design? Visit our store and discover the white or design options for disposable foam cups.
Thermal Fusion Cups
Looking for a superior glass for your hospitality business, restaurant, cafe or tea shop?
We invite you to get to know our thermal fusion cup, a food container that combines different types of covers to help maintain the temperature of your drinks for much longer.
The outer cover of the cup is made of paper, which allows it to be printed or personalized without any inconvenience.
A feature that makes the Fusion Cups stand out is that all, regardless of capacity, have the same width, so they all use the same size lid.
As they are all the same in diameter, service is much faster, easier and restaurant costs are optimised.
Available capacities start at 9 oz and go up to 24.9 oz.
Plastic Coffee Cups PS
These are the traditional glasses used in cafeterias and bakeries.
Functional, practical and disposable, the plastic coffee cups PS offer freedom to your customers, as they can purchase their favorite drink and enjoy it while walking around town or on theirway to the office.
We have capacities between 2.8 and 8 oz, so they work for many types of drinks.
They are even used for the preparation of some desserts, such as jellies for the little ones in the house.
The larger capacity of plastic coffee cups PS are recurrent guests at parties and children’s events, where an effective beverage container is needed for planned use.
Clear PS Plastic Cups
Many of us are very scrupulous when it comes to eating. Therefore, we like to observe -without intermediaries or impediments- what is served at the table to eat or drink it with tranquility.
The clear PS plastic cups are beautiful beverage containers that offer superior transparency to your client, even if the glass is a certain color.
With outstanding designs and very trendy, the clear PS plastic cups are available in colors: red, fuchsia, turquoise, pistachio, blue, yellow, orange, among the most prominent.
The capacity of each cup is not as varied as the types of plastic cups we have reviewed previously.
With glasses of common use in events, parties, festivals, tapas restaurants, coffee shops, among others.
Clear Hard PS Plastic Cups
When you see these disposable cups for the first time, you will be convinced that they are the ones you need.
The clear hard PS plastic cups are manufactured with various materials, giving it an extraordinary hardness with a finish very similar to glass.
Cup capacities range from 0.7 to 17.5 oz, a wide range of options that are ideal for you.
In our online store, you will find shots, cider glasses, large, small, with special designs, smooth, with geometric shapes, and a wide range of options.
The colors are crazy too. We have the traditional transparent glass and spectacular models in blue, turquoise, lilac, pink, orange, red, green, fuchsia, yellow, among the most demanded possibilities.
Economical PET Plastic Cups
Don’t be fooled by this glass. When you hold it in your hands, you will see that they are very light and soft to the touch, but that does not make them less resistant.
With a look that emulates glass, the economical PET plastic cups are the containers you need to offer your cold drinks safely and confidently.
Its surface resists silk-screen printing, an ideal feature if you are looking for a customisable glass with the image of your business or event.
Their capacities, between 7 oz and 17 oz, are a clear indication of the versatility offered by these glasses, widely used for serving soft drinks, smoothies, fruit juices, slush drinks and even smoothies.
PET cups with lids
In addition to the disposable plastic cup, in this section you will find an endless number of types of lids that will support you in serving different products in your business.
If you serve smoothies, slushies, juices, desserts, salads, soft drinks, juices, among others, you must go through this category and know what are the options we present to raise your services.
But the versatility doesn’t stop there. The capacities of the vessel start at 7 oz and go up to 31.6 oz.
Do you want to customize your PET cups with a lid? We have good news for you, as the surface of these cups is compatible with the screen printing techniques used to personalize products.
UltraClear SOLO® Glasses
These types of glasses have a superior transparency, which allows to visualize all the content without making any effort.
Among the outstanding features of this cup is its ability to be customized and its rounded edge, which in addition to providing optimal strength allows the lid to close more securely.
The covers of the ultraclear SOLO® Glasses are very varied, but all serve any glass, making the service faster and easier to perform.
As for capacities, we offer you glasses from 5 oz to 33.2 oz, that is, almost a litre of any of your drinks.
American party glasses
If you have a party set in the American culture, you must have these typical American party glasses, by tradition, red on the outside and white on the inside. We also have blue ones, though.
These glasses, which reflect the “made in the USA” lifestyle, are made of polystyrene, a material that offers great resistance.
Furthermore, this type of plastic will not change the properties of your drinks, nor will it provide any type of toxic element.
Cold liquids are ideal for this type of glass, especially soft drinks and beers with a lot of ice.
The capacities of these American party glasses range from 10.5 oz to 19.3 oz.
At any special moment in our lives, color adds a special element that could transform an ordinary event into an unforgettable memory.
That is why we decided to organize, in one section, all the types of disposable plastic cups that have a different color from the traditional ones: white and transparent.
It doesn’t matter what material the disposable coloured cups are made of, in this space you will find all the shades you need to accentuate the personality of your party.
These glasses are suitable for serving both hot and cold drinks, so you can use them on almost any occasion.
Shots? They also have their glasses
With the same vision of the previous category and impregnated with the spirit of making it easier to find the glass you need, here you will find all the options of disposable shot glasses.
Furthermore, it will not only be the white or transparent glasses, we include all models regardless of the colour of the product.
Made of different types of polymers, these disposable cups are ideal for serving and enjoying your shots.
If you need to give a special touch to your party or event, no doubt, here you will find several options to help you in that sense.
Common cups with lids
Looking for regular glasses with lids? Here are all the models we offer at Monouso.
White, transparent and of the most varied colours, all these glasses have the possibility of being completed with a lid.
Ideal for selling hot and cold drinks, take-out meals or desserts, where the security of not spilling the liquid is necessary.
Common glasses with lids, simple, almost unbreakable, resistant, of diverse colors, are some of the characteristics of the containers that you will find in this section of Monouso.
If you are looking for economy and outstanding product, the option you need could be in this category.
All disposable plastic tube cups, with their unique tube shape, can be found here.
Iconic glasses that will accentuate the style of your event, giving you the opportunity to serve your drinks with superior style and without the possibility of accidents.
Enter this category and find out about the types, sizes and colors of tube glasses that we offer at Monouso.
Accessories for disposable plastic cups
There are a large number of accessories for the efficient management of your plastic cups, whether for storage, transport or to provide them with additional features.
In three categories, we group all the accessories available at Monouso so that you can get the most out of your relationship with plastic cups.
Lids for disposable plastic cups
Caps can be the difference between a drink spilled on a customer’s shirt or on the seat of your vehicle and a safe transfer.
Offer security to your customers by acquiring the caps that will allow them to consume their drinks anywhere, minimizing the usual risk factors.
The caps that make up this management have the necessary focus to ensure that your product is moved and consumed without inconvenience.
Cup and tray holders
When you have a business like a coffee shop, drink orders can be higher in number than the average for a restaurant of another kind.
In a crowd, passing by with a service tray with a set of steaming drinks, more than a feat, is a danger.
To avoid unpleasant accidents and support the service of your staff, we present a line of special cup and tray holders.
Discover these beautiful and functional accessories to elevate the service of your business.
The order of your restaurant is fundamental to project an adequate image to your clients and to avoid the loss of money.
Cup dispensers are perfect for contributing to that goal.
Visit this section of Monouso and discover the cup dispensers, manufactured in various materials and with capacities that fit the dynamics of your business.
In all cases, the guarantee of receiving a high quality and functional product is present, a hallmark of the products sold at Monouso.
Shipments to your home or business
Thanks to the strategic alliance between Monouso and renowned shipping companies in Spain, we have the capacity to send your products – to the address you indicate – once your order has been verified and processed.
The commitment is that the package arrives at your address, within a maximum period of 48 hours.
But speed is not everything in our delivery service.
All purchases, whose invoice exceeds 59 euros, will receive the shipping service completely free, as a thank you from Monouso for your preference and selection.