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Bailey Toupin
PFAS Free Packaging Restrictions Are On The Rise

PFAS Free Packaging Restrictions Are On The Rise

Will your business be affected by the bans? Per-Polyfluorinated Substances (PFAS) are a big topic in the food and packaging industries right now. As we approach 2023, many States' will place new restrictions against PFAS in consumer food packaging. You might be wondering whether or not your business will be affected by the new laws, and we want to help you navigate these impending changes to industry standards. Here is a breakdown of what PFAS is, why it is affecting our industry, and the current regulations throughout the US.  What is PFAS? By the CDC’s definition, PFAS are a group...

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Nicholai DiBiagio
Fast Facts: Bagasse Fiber

Fast Facts: Bagasse Fiber

Sugarcane Bagasse is the dry pulpy fibrous residue that remains after sugarcane stalks are crushed to extract their juice.Given the right conditions, Bagasse products normally biodegrade within 90 days!Bagasse packaging is sturdy and strong; can hold hot food up to 200 degrees F.

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Nicholai DiBiagio
Recycling and Composting Programs

Recycling and Composting Programs

This-Element is equipped to assist in the development of sustainable procurement programs for recyclable and compositable disposable food & beverage packaging.

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Nicholai DiBiagio
What You Need to Know About California’s New Composting Law

What You Need to Know About California’s New Composting Law

Californians will ring in the new year with the unfurling of a groundbreaking law that will change how they dispose of their organic waste.

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