We’ve heard plastic bags take 1,000 years to decompose in a landfill. We don’t know if that’s an exact number, but there’s no doubt that plastic bags are a huge drain on resources and a major environmental concern. Look to these biodegradable and compostable options instead:
1. Green Genius Biodegradable Bags: their bags are made with EcoPure, which basically turns their plastic bags into food for microbes. Made from 40% recycled plastic. Tall Kitchen and Outdoor Bags available. $5.99-$9.99 throughthese in-store retailers or online.
2. Bio-Bags: made from the material, Mater-Bi, which contains GMO-free starch, biodegradable polymers and other renewable resources. No polyethylene is used in the production process. They have a full line of biodegradable and compostable bags, including dog waste bags, lawn and leaf bags, cat pan liner bags, and a variety of kitchen trash can size bags. Available at most stores, or order through their website or Amazon.
3. Indaco Compostable Bags: full biodegradable and compostable within 120 days. 3 and 13 gallon sizes available. $8.99 through Amazon.
4. EcoSafe Biodegradable Bags: doggie bags, kitchen bags, and leaf, yard and garden bags available, $3.99-$9.99 through Amazon.
5. World Centric Compostable Bags: made from mixture of synthetic and starch based plastics. Soy based ink is used for printing on the bags. These bags will biodegrade between 90-180 days depending on situation. A variety of sizes available in bulk through Amazon.
Except above five biodegradable and compostable bags, there is a company is good at producing this kind of biodegradable and compostable bags and other biodegradable items.
Jiangsu Torise Biomaterials Co., Ltd (http://www.biodegradebags.com/) is dedicated to materials and products research, production and sales in the 100% biodegradable and compostable industry. It was established in August, 2010.
The company is powerful. There are three subsidiaries that include Henan torise biomaterials research institute, Henan longdu torise biomaterials limited company and Henan qingyuan biotechnology limited company, the manufacturing bases are in Jiangsu nantong, Jiangsu zhenjiang, and Henan province.
It can produce various biodegradable items. 100% biodegradable and compostable main products: modified resin, all kinds of biodegradable shopping bags, garbage bags, mulching films, seedling-raising plates, automotive fiber materials, paper cup with PLA film, tableware etc.
All above products have the international authorized certifications such as EN13432, home- compost(AS5810),BPI, ASTM D6400, AS4636, OK-BIOBASED. We also have applied for dozens of invention patents.We are NDRC(National Development and Reform commission) biological specific implementation unit, and have built “provincial engineering research and development” center, “national engineering research and development center experimental base.”
You can find biodegradable items you want, it can be customized to meet your requirements.
Company Name: Jiangsu Torise Biomaterials Co., Ltd.
Contact Person: Biodegradebags
Phone: 86-511-87055007, mp:(86)1586298