The self-sealing Ellepot Membrane Bio is a plant-based plant membrane. This is a type of plastic membrane derived from plants such as sugar canes and cornstarch. The technology is also called PLA - It is a biodegradable plastic created from natural plant resources.
Ellepot Membrane Bio is cost-effective and fungus-resistant due to its plastic membrane. Finally, the product is certified bio-degradable in a commercial composting facility.
Highlights and benefits of Ellepot Membrane Bio:
• Fungus resistant
• bio based
• bio degradable
We recommend this product to customers, such as hydroponic growers or greenhouse young plant propagators, who are able to compost the Membrane Bio in a controlled environment.
The Membrane Bio is environmental friendly. Compostable only in comercial facility.
Decomposition in a comercial facility according to ASTM D6400 or DIN EN 13432 is less than 6 months.
Fibre web design:
The special web design provide a fine protection for the roots. In some cultures the roots only grow vertically as they do not penetrate the nonwoven membrane.
The product is widely used for many crops in hydroponic systems. For organic the material must be removed prior to planting into soil. Must not be used as a feedstock in compost for organic production.
Hydroponic and Membrane are approved materials under Washington state department of agriculture organic food program and have been verified to comply with USDA National Organic Standards (7 CFR Part 205).
This award is given after rigorous testing on the material to ensure the material composts properly, is safe to use in the composting process and will not harm the environment.
Veriflora is an agricultural sustainability certification and eco-labeling program recognized as the gold-standard in the floriculture and horticulture industries.