Plantmade™ recyclable spout pouch

Grounded’s bio-based recyclable stand up pouches with a spout 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. They are the most sustainable refill pouch on the market. Available in both high and low barrier options.

Positive impact per 1000kg

fossil fuel removed

400 kg

fossil fuel removed

carbon footprint reduced

3847 kgCO²

carbon footprint reduced

ocean plastics collected

1000 kg

ocean plastics collected


Industry applications

E-Commerce

E-Commerce

Pharmaceutical

Pharmaceutical

Retail

Retail


Production capability Minimum order quantity: 10,000 units Additional features: Child proof cap, spray spout, flip cap Spout position: top corners or centre Lead times Production lead time: 35 days Sample lead time: 30 days Product specs Minimum width: 100mm Maximum width: 800mm Minimum height: 120mm Maximum height: 800mm Minimum gusset: 20mm x 20mm Maximum gusset: 100mm x 100mm Printing Print method: Flexographic Pantones: Pantone C
Ships worldwide. Please refer to our shipping page for more information on global freight lead times.

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. For more information on this see our Science page, which breaks these concepts down.
Different packaging materials and formats have unique considerations. The Customisation section shows the dimension allowances for each product and range of film thicknesses in microns (µ); these two specifications determine volume and weight limits.
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.
The spout can be placed anywhere along the top edge pouch; this is typically either on the top left edge, top middle center or top right edge.
Our spouts are made from high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and can be recycled in a dedicated PE plastic stream.
Yes, if your order for custom packaging meets the MOQ for your product we can customise the size and print. For minimum and maximum dimensions for each product, check the Customisation section on the product page for more information on sizing.
Grounded has a range of different packaging formats available on our online store that are able to be purchased in smaller quantities. These have been designed for labels to be applied.
Global shipping lead times vary based on the shipping route, market demand and other external variables at a given time. For the latest shipping lead times please visit our latest global supply chain update.
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