Biodegradable bags, also known as eco-friendly bags are made from renewable materials which can break down into carbon dioxide, water or biomass when it has been used and disposed as a result of the decomposition process it goes from naturally occurring organisms.
The need for biodegradable bags today is due to its ability to store, preserve and maintain the freshness of the products packaged in it, and protects the products from other contamination. Biodegradable bags can be manufactured in different style, designs, sizes, colours as the case may be with the aid of the rotogravure machine which is capable of printing up to 9-colours, usually according to the customer directives and specifications.
Majority of the biodegradable bags are made of foil and this makes it to decompose on waste therefore helps in checking of carbon emission to the environment which reduces the rate of global warming.
The manufactured bags may be in form of;
- Vacuum bags biodegradable
- Paper bags
- Doy pack package
- Side gusseted and other forms it can take.