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If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags

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If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags
£5.49

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£3.99 UK Delivery FREE over £50.00. Delivery usually in 3 days

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If You Care FSC Certified Gallon Compostable Food Waste Bags

Polyethylene free If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags have been made from potato starch from non-GMO starch potatoes blended with a certified, fully compostable polymer. No plasticizers are added.

  • Non-GMO
  • Cruelty free.
  • Does not contain plasticizers.
  • Completely polyethylene free.
  • Stronger than bags made from corn starch.
  • Made from from starch potatoes (which are not grown as a food source) that are blended with a certified, fully compostable polymer.

Why are If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags made from potato starch?

Potato starch is a mixture of a linear (amylose) and a branched (amylopectin) polymer of glucose. It has a higher percentage of amylopectin (which gives starch its structural integrity) than either corn or wheat starch, making If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags stronger than bags made from corn starch. In addition, to produce the same amount of starch from potatoes as from corn requires 40% less land. Corn which requires more water too, but potatoes require no irrigation, and need only normal rainfall.

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Where are If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags made?

If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags are responsibly made in France.

Are If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags cruelty free?

Yes! If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags have not been tested on animals, making them cruelty free.

Why should I use If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags?

Approximately 80 million tons of waste in the US alone, which goes to landfill annually is material that under the right conditions, could be turned into compost, including Food scraps, yard trimmings and non-recyclable paper. In a landfill environment, this trapped organic material (leaves, grass etc.) releases methane gas (a greenhouse gas) that can contribute to global warming. Diverting food scraps and yard trimmings from landfill to compost facilities, either municipal or commercial in areas where available, contributes significantly to preserving our planet and natural resources.

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If You Care Certified Compostable Food Waste Bags are perfect for collecting food scraps and food waste for kitchen.

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Made from 100% GMO free potato starch and a fully compostable polymer.

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Delivery

Orders under £50:

Royal Mail £3.99 delivery within 1-3 working days from dispatch.

 

Orders over £50:

Free Delivery within 1-3 working days from dispatch.

 

UK delivery charges are charged at a flat rate. This means regardless of what you order, they will not increase. Standard UK £3.99 delivery is sent using the Royal Mail TRACKED 48HR service and your order will be delivered within 2-3 days. Free UK delivery is sent either by Royal Mail TRACKED 48HR or via a Courier. For international deliveries please check our delivery page .

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