Ellepot Hydroponic is based on 100 % plant-based PLA fibers derived from annually renewable resources.
Ellepot Hydroponic is certified 100 % biodegradable and environmental friendly in commercial composting facility according to ASTM D6400 and EN13432.
The special characteristics in Ellepot Hydroponic provides a fine protection for the roots and substantiate a brous root development.
The product is suitable for crops requiring a long rooting time. Not for plant out.
The Hydroponic 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.
The biobased contents of this paper have been third-party tested at independent laboratories. Ellepot Paper Membrane Bio and Hydroponic have earned USDA certification and the approval to display the USDA Certified Biobased Product label.