Frequently Asked Questions


How Does it Work?

With just a twist. Really. Simply twist the lid 90° to activate the heater, wait two minutes, open the can, and enjoy your favorite hot beverage at the perfect sipping temperature.

Is it Safe to Use?

Absolutely. With HeatGen, there are no flames, fumes, smoke, or liquids to spill. The heater is separate from the contents inside, and its Passive Thermal Control (PTC) guarantees safety.

Is it Recyclable?

HeatGen is environmentally safe and recyclable both before and after activation.

How Big is the Heater?

Very small. In fact, HeatGen only displaces about 10% of the beverage, which makes it the smallest self-heating beverage technology ever.

How Much Does the Heater Weigh?

A HeatGen heater weights about 3 ounces.

What Kind of Products Can be Used with HeatGen?

Any kind of beverage or liquid-based food. Think coffee in the car, soup at work, hot chocolate at the soccer game, or a hot bone broth on the subway.

How Long Does it Take to Heat Up?

Just 2 minutes! The HeatGen heater is the fastest self-heating technology ever developed.

Is it Ready for My Brand's Products?

Yes, HeatGen is ready to implement into your packaging today. Development is complete and we’re ready to take your brand to the next level.

How Do I Purchase Heaters?

HeatGen heaters are available for purchase as part of an integrated packaging solution from our licensed manufacturing partners. Please reach out to us on our contact page, we are happy to discuss your needs.

What Will the Integrated Packaging Solution Cost?

The cost depends on a number of variables. Please get in touch with us at info@poweredbyheatgen.gom to discuss how HeatGen's can meet your brand’s needs.

Has it Been Approved for Shipping?

Yes, we are Department of Transportation (DOT) approved and are approved for shipment in high volume worldwide without restriction.

Has it Been Safety tested?

We have passed rigorous safety testing with a number of CPG companies, and our patented Passive Thermal Control (PTC) technology assures consumer safety.

Is HeatGen Available for Large-Scale Production?

HeatGen is an ideal fit for large-scale production quantities into the tens of millions of units or more. Our proven heating technology enables us to deliver a solution that scales with virtually any CPG need.

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