Can these bags be recycled?

As a product containing certified compostable polymers and renewable resources, these bags have a shelf life, and are not designed to be recycled in a standard facility that processes plastics. The limited life factor of the resin makes it unsuitable for processing...

What is the manufacturing process for your bags? How are they made?

Our bags are a blown film product – pellets of compostable resin are melted down inside a large machine called an extruder. This liquid is then blown through a die head which creates a bubble to a specific diameter based on the desired bag size. From there, the...

Where can we find your compostable certification number?

Our BPI certification number can be found printed on our products and in our full BPI logo. In certain places with limited space, such as on cartons or boxes, a smaller logo is used that does not require the certification number to be printed on it. Nevertheless, any...

What is a contamination fee?

Financial penalties for contaminated loads may include a caveat that either the hauler or local government will pay a penalty fee for an overly contaminated load as well as any disposal fees if it must be sent to a landfill. The fee is due to the rejection of the load...