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compostable

(kɒmˈpɒstəbəl)
adj
(Agriculture) capable of being used as compost: compostable waste.
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With all these issues of people making false or misleading claims, composters may take a position that, 'Well, this is too much work, and I can't tell the difference between the regular compostable product or a non-compostable product,' " he said.
is seeking to solve that dilemma with the introduction of The Green Cup--a reusable coffee system featuring compostable coffee pods and The Green Cup adapter for use in the popular Keurig machines.
It provides an ideal alternative for multiple applications wherein the manufacture of fully compostable products is highly desirable.
According to the Cereplast, the new bioplastic resin grades include Sustainable 1020D, a translucent injection molding grade; Compostable 4008D, a new paper extrusion coating grade; Hybrid 106D, a high starch, high melt flow injection molding grade; and an EVA Hybrid grade.
Innovia Films with its NatureFlex[TM] product range, brings its unique expertise in manufacturing renewable and compostable cellulose-based films with tailored moisture and barrier properties.
Toray presents new Ecodear advanced compostable bio-based films made with renewable resources.
Some new "bioplastics" claim to be "100 percent compostable," but testing commissioned by MOTHER EARTH NEWS reveals that most of these claims are misleading at best.
SpA of Italy introduced to North America its new Apinat family of compostable TPEs.
THE trading assets of Wrexham-based compostable and recyclable food trays specialist Procurasell International, which went into administration before Christmas, have been acquired by its shareholders.
The bags, which have achieved the European compostable standard that means they can be safely composted at home, also contain none of the toxins present in many degradable plastics on the market.
There is such a bag that looks likes a plastic bag but is compostable and biodegradeable.