Ecopack Compostable/Biodegradable Caddy Liners x 120 bags
Our small caddy liners are the ideal fit for 7-10L bins; perfect for bench top compost caddies or extra small indoor bins. They contain corn starch and are certified home and commercially compostable.
Size: 400mm(w) x 385mm(h)
Quantity per roll : 30
These bin liners contain corn starch, PLA and PBAT and are suitable for both commercial and home composting. They're designed to hold organic waste, like food scraps, and be disposed of in a composting environment - thus diverting waste away from landfill. A perfect fit for your extra small bin or kitchen bench-top compost caddy.
Certification standards achieved:
✓ Australasian Bioplastics Association Seedling Compostable Standard AS4736-2006 (ABAP 10113)
✓ Australasian Bioplastics Association Home Compostable Standard AS5810-2010 (ABAP 20047)
✓ Din Certco European and North American Composting Standard DIN EN 13432:2000-12 & ASTM D 6400:2012-01 (7P0487)
✓ TUV Austria OK Compost Home & Industrial Standards (S0335)
✓ BPI Industrial Composting Standard ASTM D6400 (9001058-2)
Our compostable bin liner range is designed to breakdown in approximately 90 - 180 days depending on compost environment (please note that they will not break down adequately if sent to landfill). Composting results in organic components being released (carbon dioxide and water) with no harmful residues left behind.
Bags per roll: 30
Capacity: 8-10 litres
Size: 400mm(w) x 385mm(h)
What are the compostable bags made with?
Our compostable bags are made from GMO-free corn starch, PLA and PBAT. This new compostable material is designed to degrade in moist conditions and return to carbon dioxide and water without leaving harmful residues in the process. Our compostable products are all certified to strict international standards and we go so far as to use non-toxic inks in the printing on these products.
How long do they take to compost?
Compostable bags will take approximately 90-180 days to decompose depending on the composting environment. Industrial composting is typically quicker than home composting for two main reasons:
1) temperatures reached inside a home composting bin is usually only a few centigrade degrees higher than the outside temperature, and this is true for short time periods (in industrial composting, the temperatures reach 50°C – with peaks of 60-70°C – for a number of months).
2) home composting bins are managed by everyday people and the composting conditions might not always be ideal (in contrast, industrial composting plants are managed by qualified personnel and kept under ideal working conditions).
How do I use my compostable bin liners?
This new material is slightly different to the traditional plastic you may have used to line your bin in the past. It is designed to break down! To avoid disappointment, please change your liner every 2-3 days, avoid excessive moisture, avoid sharp objects, and store them in a cool dry place (avoid temperatures over 19 degrees celsius). Check the date of manufacture printed on the label and use within 12 months from this date.
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Normal Delivery Time
|Auckland (NZ)||1 - 2 days||3 -5 days|
|North Island (NZ)||2 - 4 days||4 -7 days|
|South Island (NZ)||2 - 5 days||4 - 8 days|
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Product barcode: 09421904420823