Biovac™ recyclable vacuum pouch

Grounded’s bio-based recyclable vacuum pouches are made using our carbon-negative Sugarflex™ laminates, derived from rapidly renewable plant materials. They are a mono-material (made using only one type of polymer) suitable for recycling in either #4 or soft plastic streams. Available in both high and low barrier options.

Positive impact per 1000kg

fossil fuel removed

700 kg

fossil fuel removed

carbon footprint reduced

3847 kgCO²

carbon footprint reduced

• High transparency film • Excellent print quality • Available in 70 micron • High barrier to oxygen and water • OTR 2 & WVTR 2
Ships worldwide


$0.22 per unit

per carton of 500

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Frequently asked questions

This is a great question and the answer is nuanced. They don't contain plastic as most people know it but they are made from bioplastic, which is technically a type of plastic. Grounded has a range of bioplastics that are made using our compostable Plantcell™ technology or our recyclable Sugarflex™ films and laminates.

No they are not compostable. They are made from plants have a naturally carbon negative production footprint but are designed to be recycled. For further reading please see our blog post on Composting vs Recycling.
Grounded's bio-based Sugarflex™ films and laminates are recyclable in either dedicated PE streams (#4)or via in store collection systems like Red-Cycle.
Yes, our Sugarflex™ films and laminates are suitable for both wet and oily applications.
Yes, our Plantmade™ vacuum pouches are suitable for sous vide cooking. Biovac™ recyclable pouches can be used at temperatures up to 80C or 175F. Comvac™ compostable pouches can be used at temperatures up to 70C or 160F.
Our vacuum pouches are designed to be used on commercial in-chamber vacuum sealers. They are not suitable for out of chamber machines.
Our vacuum pouches have a high barrier to both oxygen and moisture, and are able to be used in place of conventional vacuum packaging for most food products.
Yes, for stock orders above 2000 units, we offer volume discounts. Please get in touch via the enquiry form to speak to one of our Account Managers.
Online orders are typically despatched within 24 hours. Depending on the shipping method (courier or bulk freight depending on the size of your order) this can take anywhere from 1-3 days from despatch.

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