BASF makes compostable plastics. And compostable plastic bags offer major benefits for the organics recycling industry.
For example using plastic bags that biodegrade in compost makes the handling of organic waste more hygienic and convenient. And helps make composting
clean, safe and efficient. Easier, more sanitary food and yard waste recycling increases diversion rates, saving dwindling landfill space. And that makes
composters an even more crucial part of our journey to zero waste. Plastic bags that biodegrade in compost. Because at BASF we create chemistry.
Follows a trial conducted in Kingston, ON testing the performance of BASF's certified compostable bioplastics and Oxo-degradables. Includes commentary from
George Scott (Scott Environmental Group, President & CEO), Susan Antler (Compost Council of Canada, Executive Director), and Laurent Tainturier (BASF
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Biodegradable plastics can offer a suitable alternative to traditional plastics in some non-durable applications. We explain how.
Documents a European trial
on composting to compare the
degradability performance of
various plastic compostable
products. This film follows the
conversion to compost, and
the outlines the manufacturing
process of ecovio, BASF's
Biodegradable plastic solution.