Industrial

Industrial

A proven expertise in biomaterials

SPHERE group produces biodegradable and compostable materials. A pioneer in this field and European leader today, SPHERE distributes these materials to many industrial partners in Europe and throughout the world.

An industrial strategy focused on the circular economy

Reduced consumption of fossil resources

Optimised product end of life

Controlled environmental impact

SPHERE offers plastics manufacturers biodegradable and compostable plastics for flexible or rigid applications that comply with European and French biodegradation and compostability standards (EN 13432 / NF T 51800).

For flexible applications

GMO-free
Compliant with NF T 51-800

  • OK Compost Home certification
  • From 25 to 100% biosourced materials (C14 value)
  • Consists of:
    • Potato starch
    • Copolyester of vegetable origin
    • Aromatic fossil polyester (PBAT type)
    • Without plasticisers

For rigid applications

Compliant with NF EN 13 432:

  • From 70 to 100% biosourced materials (C14 value)
  • PLA-based (corn or sugar cane)
  • Without plasticisers

 

For flexible applications

GMO-free
Compliant with NF T 51-800

  • OK Compost Home certification
  • From 25 to 100% biosourced materials (C14 value)
  • Consists of:
    • Potato starch
    • Copolyester of vegetable origin
    • Aromatic fossil polyester (PBAT type)
    • Without plasticisers

For rigid applications

Compliant with NF EN 13 432

  • From 70 to 100% biosourced materials (C14 value)
  • PLA-based (corn or sugar cane)
  • Without plasticisers
The SPHERE group R&D laboratory is developing new formulations of resin that biodegrade in a marine and bio-assimilated environment in less than 3 months.