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HOW TO DISPOSE OF OUR PACKAGING

The disposal of food and drinks packaging is not the easiest of the subjects. First, you need to know, consider and understand the materials your packaging is made of.

To make this process a bit easier, we put together a short guide on composting our packaging.

Please, get in touch with us if you have any more doubts.

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PLASTICS & BIO-PLASTICS



PET plastic is widely recyclable, and almost all local authorities in the UK accept PET plastic as part of their recycling collection scheme.

Food and drinks packaging made from PET plastic should be rinsed/washed to remove any food residue prior to disposal in a recycling bin. 

To determine if a product is made from PET plastic, simply check for the left-hand embossed symbol found in its base.


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 PP plastic is widely recyclable, and almost all local authorities in the UK accept PP plastic as part of their recycling collection scheme. 

Before disposal in a recycling bin, food and drinks packaging made from PP plastic should be rinsed/washed to remove any food residue. 

To determine if a product is made from PP plastic, check for the left-hand embossed symbol found in its base.

Please, click here to learn more about PP packaging disposal and collection schemes in the UK.

 


BUY PP PACKAGING


PS plastic is widely recyclable, and almost all local authorities in the UK accept PS plastic as part of their recycling collection scheme.

Food and drinks packaging made from PS plastic should be rinsed/washed to remove any food residue prior to disposal in a recycling bin.

To determine if a product is made from PS plastic, check for the left-hand embossed symbol found in its base.


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PLA-bioplastic is commercially compostableIt will break down in non-toxic particles after 12 weeks given the right conditions.

It should be disposed of through your food waste collection scheme. Note that our PLA-Bioplastic is not suitable for home composting.

To determine if a product is made from PLA plastic, check for the left-hand embossed symbol found in its base.

Please, click this link to learn more about PLA-bioplastic packaging disposal and collection schemes in the UK.


BUY PLA-BIOPLASTIC

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RENEWABLE RESOURCES

 



Paper is commercially compostable, biodegradable and recyclable. It will break down in non-toxic particles after 12 weeks given the right conditions.

It should be disposed of through your food waste collection scheme. 

To determine if a product is made from FSC-certified paper, check for the right-hand embossed symbol found in its base.


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Sugarcane bagasse is 100% biodegradable and commercially compostable. It will break down in non-toxic particles after 12 weeks given the right conditions.

It should be disposed of through your food waste collection scheme. 

Our sugarcane bagasse packaging is not suitable for home composting. 


BUY SUGARCANE BAGASSE PACKAGING

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MIXED RESOURCES




Specialist recycling facilities capable of separating the plastic lining from the paper can recycle this material.

Please, click this link or the right-hand side image to learn more about PE lined packaging disposal and collection schemes in the UK.

 

BUY PE LINED PACKAGING

 

PLA-bioplastic lined paper is 100% biodegradable and commercially compostable. It will break down in non-toxic particles after 12 weeks given the right conditions.

It should be disposed of through your food waste collection scheme.

Our PLA-bioplastic packaging is not suitable for home composting.

Please, click this link or the right-hand side image to learn more about PE lined packaging disposal and collection schemes in the UK.

 

BUY PLA LINED PACKAGING

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