Palm leaf disposable factory
With humble beginnings in Feb 2015, Adaaya factory has grown in productivity & strength. Working mostly with local women workers, our palm factory manufactures best quality areca leaf plates.
Adaaya Farm is based in Bhadravati in Karnataka. It is situated at a distance of about 255 kilometres (158 mi) from the state capital Bangalore. The town has a population of 151,102 people. Bhadravati derives its name from the Bhadra River which flows through the city.
We won the Prestigious ThinkBig Awards in Nov 2016 organised by International Women Entrepreneurs federation called Weconnect International. Also, followed an award from Delhi Management Association in 2018. Our work was recognised in Indian manufacturing category.
Manufacturing of Palm Leaf Plates
World's most complicated problems have very simple solutions. The most grievous issue of our times- Single Use Plastics- is used extensively for Food Disposables across the Globe. Disposables for carrying food has been in usage much before the advent of plastic in 1940s. In India, a variety of disposable are crafted from leaf and agro by-products. One such product is Compostable Palm Leaf or commonly known as Areca in India.
2. The raw leaf is brought to the factory on farmers vehicles.
3. The Leaf is conditioned and curated for moulding.
4. The ready leaf after preparation is put between heated moulds with appropriate pressure
5. The baked plates and bowls are removed from machine and packed for shipping.