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White Biodegradable Vest Carrier Bag - Large
11/17" wide x 21" high x 16 micron (Large)
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Clear Compostable Packing Bag - Medium

NATCLR200 Clear Compostable Packing Bag - Medium
200mm wide x 250mm long, 40 micron
Medium clear frosted compostable packing bag, with strong 40 micron thickness. Printed with leaf logo and 'Compostable' message. EN13432-compliant. Heat-sealable. Boxed in 400's.
Quantity: Cost? Add
Order Quantity No. in pack Price per pack Price per pack Price per 1000
(Inc. VAT) (Ex. VAT) (Ex. VAT)
400+ 400 £72.40 £60.33 £150.83
2000+ 400 £66.65 £55.54 £138.85
4000+ 400 £60.90 £50.75 £126.88
10000+ 400 £54.45 £45.37 £113.43

Medium compostable packing bag (40 micron) features

  • Clear 40 micron thick bag - twice the thickness of traditional compostable bags.
  • Our clear compostable material has a frosted appearance when compared to traditional clear polythene.
  • Made from a compostable polymer blend with a minimum renewable content share of 30%.
  • Conforms to European compostable standard EN13432.
  • Disintegrates in industrial composting units within 12 weeks and biodegrades (into CO2, water and biomass) within six months.
  • Suitable for home composting, although this process will take longer.
  • Food-safe material.
  • Features printed leaf logo and messages: 'COMPOSTABLE for a better world...' & 'MATERIAL CONFORMS TO EN13432'.
  • Heat-sealable with a standard heat sealer.

Medium clear compostable packing bag (40 micron) dimensions

  • Internal width: 200mm (X")
  • Internal length: 250mm (X")
  • Polythene thickness: 40 micron (160 gauge)
  • Box quantity: 400 bags

EN13432 - the compostable standard

This bag meets strict criteria for compostable packaging, as defined by standard EN13432 (industrial composting). These include:

  • Disintegration - after 3 months, a maximum of 10% of material may remain when sifted through a 2mm sieve.
  • Biodegradability - 90% of material must biodegrade within 6 months.
  • Practical compostability - there must be no negative effects on the composting process.
  • Chemicals - all constituent elements must be disclosed and threshold tests for heavy metals must be adhered to.
  • Ecotoxicity - the resultant compost must not negatively affect plant growth.

Storing compostable packing bags

These bags should be stored in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight and sources of heat/humidity. Use within 12 months.

Compostable packing bags - end of life options

After use, please dispose of this compostable packaging in your food waste bin (where it will be sent for industrial composting) or a home composting unit. If composting is not possible, please place in your regular domestic waste. Not suitable for polythene recycling.

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100% Recycled Mailing Bag
250mm wide x 350mm length, 55 micron thickness. (Large Letter).
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