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Plastic packaging that fully biodegrades and we can prove it!

Plastic is the world’s most popular packaging material thanks to its strength and durability but these are the very same reasons that make it difficult to break down if it accidentally ends up as litter in the environment. With an estimated 100 million tons of plastic floating in the ocean, killing an estimated 1 million sea … Continue reading Plastic packaging that fully biodegrades and we can prove it!

Over 330 million people use Oxo Biodegradable packaging everyday

There are now 16 nations throughout the world that have legislated to authorise oxo biodegradable packaging materials and 8 (with a combined population of 330 million people) have already made it mandatory to use oxo biodegradable technology. A. WHAT TYPES OF LEGISLATION A government wishing to encourage or require the use of degradable plastic may: impose … Continue reading Over 330 million people use Oxo Biodegradable packaging everyday

A technical look at Biodegradable Vs Compostable

[threecol_one]What is the difference between Biodegradable and Compostable Packaging? One of the best articles we’ve seen that explains in detail the benefits of each type of packaging and what makes them different is  from Professor Gerald Scott DSc, FRSC, C.Chem, FIMMM. Professor’s Scott’s response was published in Bioplastics MAGAZINE [06/09] Vol. 4 and an extract … Continue reading A technical look at Biodegradable Vs Compostable