Industrial Compostable

Industrial compostability is determined by ASTM D6400 Standard Specification for Labeling of Plastics Designed to be Aerobically Composted in Municipal or Industrial Facilities, which is a pass/fail standard. To pass ASTM D6400, the product must:

Biodegrade at least 90% within six months.
Disintegrate such that after composting for no more than 12 weeks, no more than 10% of the product’s original dry weight may be found in a 2 millimeter screen fraction.
Be non-toxic.
Contain no Heavy Metals or Fluorine.