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Compostable structure 

Our compostable pouches are made from renewable materials. All components are certified as compostable and meet the criteria of EN 13432.

EN 13432

All components comply with EN 13432 and are certified as industrially compostable.

Natural paper look

Your pouch will stand out and have an organic look and feel to it.

Suitable for dry products only

These pouches are not suitable for wet products as wet products would compromise structural integrity.

Ideal for 

Even though all components are certified as compostable, the pouch as a whole is not certified and thus the OK Compost Industrial logo cannot be used on the pouch. A special compostable adhesive and zipper is used in the production of this type of pouch. Compostable packaging needs specific environmental conditions for the degradation process to start. This type of packaging has to be disposed of with organic waste. Compostable packaging is not recyclable.

Let’s check the difference 

There is no silver bullet packaging that would be perfect for all scenarios. See the strengths of each material structure and choose the best option for your case.

Compostable structure Metallic plastic
Metallic plastic
White plastic Transparent plastic Recyclable paper
Air/ Aroma protection 2/3 3/3 3/3 3/3 1/3
Moisture protection 1/3 3/3 3/3 3/3 2/3
UV protection 2/3 3/3 2/3 1/3 2/3

Consult us. We’re here to help 

We understand that you might be new to questions of packaging and sustainability. And it can all get quite confusing quickly. That’s why we are happy to dedicate our time to helping you navigate through it all. Contact us for a free consultation and we’ll help you come up with the best result for your business.

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