Corn starch is used to create bio-plastics; made from biopolymers which replace PET (polyethylene terephthalate).
go earth®’s cornstarch product lines are derived from renewable biomass sources that replace petroleum based plastics. Made from organic, non-GMO corn, the bio-plastics are ideal for composting at commercial compost facilities. In the presence of adequate light and oxygen, go earth®’s cornstarch product line is certified to begin the degradation process within 180 days in accordance with ASTM D6400.
High heat commercial compost facilities are an ideal place to dispose of the bioplastics go earth® offers because these sites promote aerobic conditions where bacteria can help the natural process of breaking