Biodegradable Plastic Testing

All our biodegradable additives are thoroughly tested. As it relates to biodegradability test methods, the ASTM D5511 is the most commonly performed. This test method is an anaerobic biodigester simulating an accelerated or optimized landfill condition. Our customers can also run EPA 8015 soil testing to confirm biodegradation of plastic material.

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Find additional articles and resources about the science of biodegradation, waste to energy, recycling, and more on our blog.
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Is PLA Compostable?

Polylactic acid or PLA is a material which has been around for tens of years. Until recently no major producer of PLA existed until they were funded by mega corporations to come into the marketplace to replace synthetic plastic. BioSphere Plastic has been asked is PLA biodegradable, while the ans…

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Whether ready-made or custom, we can provide the perfect biodegradable solution.