Articles

« go back

French decree supports bio-based and home compostable plastic bags

As of 1st July 2016, single-use carrier bags with a thickness of less than 50 microns will have to meet the French standard for home compositing and must comtain at least 30% bio-based material. The required minumum content of bio-based material is expected to increase to 40% in 2018, 50% in 2020 and 60% in 2025.

You can read the full article from Packaging Europe here.

 

Comments
No comments yet. Be the first.

Subscribe to our updates

Subscribe to our newsletters
Follow us on twitter

Join us on LinkedIn

Keep up to date with the latest agri-food and biosciences news, events, funding opportunities and more.

Got a Question?

 

Email us Email Us
Contact a member of our team