If you own a store or sell products, you may find compostable bags are a good alternative to traditional plastic shopping bags.Bio Bags are made from cornstarch, these bags help to eliminate regular plastic bags from our environment. When disposed, Bio Bags will compost as naturally as food scraps, leaving no harmful residue. No Polyethylene is used in the production of this product.
Two (2) different types:
- Regular Shopper 16.1" x 19.7" - thickness is 0.80 mil - Case 500 Bags (10 Bundles of 50) 108 cases per pallet, hold up to 12lbs
- Large Shopper 17.7" x 22.8" - thickness is 0.96 mil - Case 500 Bags (10 Bundles of 50) 72 cases per pallet, hold up to 20lbs
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.