The film extrusion grade Bio-Flex® F1138 is certified compostable according to EN 13432 and has been especially designed for the production of bags.
The improved material characteristics, especially the increased tear resistance, allow reducing the thickness of the bags: It is possible to realize thicknesses down to 10µ. Shopping bags made from Bio-Flex® F 1138 are resilient enough to be reused several times, finally they can be used as a waste bag for organic waste collection.
The safety data sheet, technical data sheet and processing advice are available for download in pdf format below.
Certificates Bio-Flex® F 1138
Bio-Flex® F 1138 meets the criteria of the EN 13432 standard (certificate AIB-Vincotte "OK Compost") and is therefore a certified compostable material.
Bio-Flex® F 1138 may be used as packaging material to be in contact with food according to EN 10/2011 and US FDA. Due to the complexity of the underlying legal requirements we kindly ask you to please contact us regarding your specific application.