MakerBot Print is our newest print-prepration software, which supports native CAD files and STL assemblies,
allows you to interact with all your printers via the Cloud, and many other exciting new features.
http://uppi.com/plastic-packaging-products/materials-for-packaging/pla-plastic/ (visited 21.05.2015)
PLA is a biodegradable plastic derived from renewable resources such as the starch found in corn. ... Commonly, PLA is used for thermoformed applications in the food industry, but is increasing in popularity for the retail industry.
PLA: Polylactic Acid
•Strength – low impact capacity and brittle
•Alcohol and water resistant
•Recyclable – compatible with existing recycling systems, can be composted, landfilled and incinerates easily
•Disposable tableware i.e. cups for cold beverages, carry-out containers, eating utensils
•Fruit and vegetable trays
•Packaging for refrigeration and deep freezing