compostable


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compostable

(kɒmˈpɒstəbəl)
adj
(Agriculture) capable of being used as compost: compostable waste.
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Americans are one step closer to enjoying guilt-free single-serve coffee, tea and other hot beverages with P[sz]A*rPod100(TM), the first fully certified 100% compostable single-serve pod
Compostable supply for the collection of compostable organic fraction of household waste from small producers and large bags.
Fayetteville's grocery co-operative Ozark Natural Foods is now carrying a compostable substitute for the traditional plastic trash bag created by two University of Arkansas graduates.
European Bioplastics supports the outcome of the vote and the corresponding provisions for compostable plastic carrier bags.
This will now allow coffee roasters the ability to provide completely bio compostable high barrier packaging for whole beans or ground coffee.
COMPOSTABLE carrier bags which shoppers can use to carry home their groceries and then as liners for their food waste bins are being rolled out by the Co-operative.
Up to 10 percent compostable plastics mixing with conventional plastics in postconsumer recycling streams show no or negligible impact on the mechanical performance of the recyclates, according to the key finding of a meta-study published by European Bioplastics.
HORECA Trade has signed a new partnership with Vegware, the UK's first and only completely compostable packaging company.
Sydney, Australia, Mar 20, 2013 - (ABN Newswire) - Cardia (ASX:CNN) is pleased to announce that Breville Group Limited, a global designer and manufacturer of small kitchen appliances will purchase and market Cardia's compostable "juicer bags" as part of its Juicer accessory offering to consumers.
Compounded in Europe for local markets and widely available for global customers, Mvera B5008 is designed for applications including compost bags, can liners used for organic waste, as well as shopping and retail bags that can be reused as compostable organic waste bags.
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.
Lined with a starch based material, the containers are 100 per cent compostable, which the company said made them "very kind to the environment".