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News and resources about Bio-Tec Environmental LLC, EcoPure® plastic additives, and information about plastic waste, pollution, and biodegradation*.

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How EcoPure Makes Durable Biodegradable Plastics

April 22, 2024|

EcoPure®, developed by Bio-Tec Environmental, is a pioneer in biodegradable plastic additives that promise not only to help alleviate the global issue of plastic pollution but also to redefine the standards of plastic durability and lifespan. This article delves into the essential aspects of EcoPure®, exploring its role in [...]

Understanding Global Policies on Single-Use Plastic Bans

April 15, 2024|

In recent years, the global policies against single-use plastic pollution has intensified, becoming a focal point worldwide. Governments, communities, and businesses are increasingly recognizing the need to address the environmental toll of disposable plastics. This shift has led to the implementation of various plastic bans and regulations aimed at [...]

Green Packaging: Sustainability Through Environmentally Friendly Materials

April 10, 2024|

Amidst growing environmental concerns related to waste and pollution, the emergence of green packaging solutions represents a shift in how products are presented, consumed, and disposed of. Consumers' demand for eco-friendly options is increasing, with many preferring compostable or biodegradable packing for their products. What Are Green Packaging Solutions? [...]

Plastic Biodegradation in Landfills and How Additives Can Help

March 19, 2024|

Plastic biodegradation is the process in which certain types of plastics can be broken down by microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, and algae, as well as natural elements like sunlight, oxygen, and water. Biodegradable plastics, such as those made from plant-based materials like corn starch or sugar cane, are [...]

The Future of Plastic Manufacturing with Biodegradable Additives

March 5, 2024|

Biodegradable plastic additives are chemical compounds that can be added to conventional plastics to make them degrade more quickly after disposal. These additives include substances such as starch-based polymers, polylactic acid (PLA), and polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA). By introducing these additives into the manufacturing process, the resulting biodegradable plastics break down [...]

From Plants to Plastics: Understanding Bioplastics and Their Impact

February 19, 2024|

Bioplastics are a type of plastic that is made from renewable resources, such as corn starch, sugarcane, or potato starch, rather than traditional petroleum-based materials. These materials are biodegradable and often compostable, making them a more sustainable choice for packaging and other plastic products. There are two main types [...]

“Bio-Tec continues educational efforts with government agencies, politicians and the general public. I am pleased to see Bio-Tec continually working hard to make EcoPure® even better. EcoPure® is proven to biodegrade* in all tests I have conducted and reviewed. The product performs as advertised. EcoPure® consistently works and in my opinion, will lead the industry as the biodegradation* solution for many years to come!”

EcoPure® | Distribution Partner
“EcoPure® offers our company a unique opportunity to provide our customers with a solution when they are looking for an environmentally friendly alternative to end-of life for their plastic packaging. Our level of trust working with Bio-Tec is 100%. We have complete faith and trust that we will continue receiving the necessary support needed to continue growing our sales of biodegradable* products. We have seen an approximate 10% increase in our gross profit margin from using EcoPure®.” 
Plastic Manufacturer using EcoPure®
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