At Haremar, we’ve been using polymers like Ecoflex® and Ecovio® to create innovative biodegradable packaging for our clients.

Have you considered using biodegradable polymers in
your packaging?

If you’re like many brands that have sustainability goals or perhaps a green product line, you have likely considered the impact of your packaging.

You want to introduce efficiencies to make your film packaging run faster, flatter, thinner and with less scrap, but you don’t need to stop there. You can go even further.

Take a step back and consider the lifecycle of your packaging—from the inputs to the end of the packaging lifecycle. The inputs to your packaging can have a smaller impact by using a material that is less fossil fuel reliant. And thinking ahead to when your packaging is at the end of its lifecycle, you can choose a material that will degrade faster and be less harmful for the environment.

Biodegradable resins like market favourites Ecoflex® and Ecovio® offer great opportunities for more sustainable packaging. They also present some operational differences so that you need to make sure you are working with them to adjust from conventional packaging.

At Haremar, we’ve been using these polymers to create innovative biodegradable packaging for our clients.

We’ve shared some of our knowledge in an article featured in Flexible Packaging. If you are interested in learning about the physical qualities of biodegradable packaging this article is a great primer. Read it here.

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