Bio Bags Lawn & Leaf bags are a full 33 gallon capacity. These Lawn & Leaf bags are durable and sturdy enough to handle the toughest yard jobs. They even come with a removable tear-strip at the top of each bag for easy tying.
- Regular - Box of 5 bags per box - 12 boxes per case - Mil Rate 0.92 - 60 bags per Case - Measurements of bag: 32.5" wide and 39" long
- Star Seal - Box of 10 bags per box - 12 boxes per case - Mil Rate 0.96 - 120 bags per Case - Measurements of bag: 32.5" wide and 40" long
Many communities have banned the use of regular plastic bags for yard waste removal, because polyethylene-based plastic bags can not be composted with the yard waste or burned. Until now the alternative has been paper bags. Studies show paper bags are difficult for consumers to use and store, have a limited fill capacity (usually 28 gallons), and do not hold up well in wet weather. Usage testing confirms that consumers significantly prefer Bio Bags Lawn & Leaf bags to paper bags for the collection of yard waste.
Consumers like that fact that Bio Bags give, allowing more waste to be collected per bag. They also prefer bags made from corn to either bags made from trees or petroleum. Bio Bags Lawn & Leaf bags can be set at curbside for up to 12 days before the collected waste will begin to break the bag down. We strongly recommend that wet grass clippings be left on the lawn, where the clippings will quickly compost and add nutrient value to your lawn. Placing wet grass clippings in either a paper bag or a Bio Bags can stimulate bag decomposition within three or four days.
BioBag is the worlds largest brand of certified compostable bags and films made from the material, Mater-Bi. The Mater-Bi process is protected by more than 70 patents. Mater-Bis ingredients consist of starches derived from plants, vegetable oils, and compostable polymers from both renewable raw materials and fossil raw materials. BioBag products use no polyethylene in the production process. BioBag strongly supports the use of GMO free certified crops and participates in a source offset program with our suppliers. BioBag has been producing compostable bags since 1994 and today offers the widest selection of compostable products in the marketplace. BioBag films are manufactured in Norway, Belgium, Estonia and the United States. Many municipal composting facilities report BioBags compostability in 10 - 45 days, leaving no harmful residue. BioBag products are certified by the Biodegradable Products Institute to meet the ASTM D6400 standard for biodegradable and compostable plastic. BioBag products meet the California Law, which makes the ASTM specifications the legal standard for biodegradable and compostable product claims. BioBag products breathe, allowing heat and moisture to escape, thus reducing odor, mold, mildew and water-weight. BioBag products meet the specifications found in ASTM D6400 and will compost rapidly and safely when placed in a municipal or commercial composting facility. Appropriate composting facilities may not exist in your area. Please visit www.findacomposter.com to see if facilities are available in your community.
BioBag makes a variety of bag sizes from 2 gallon - 96 gallon, shopping bags and is also known for our customizable capabilities. BioBags are shelf stable however for best results, consumers should use BioBags within 12 months of purchase.