80-90%* of each bag is made with 3rd Party Certified post-consumer recycled plastic.
*Our bags are made from a resin blend of PCR and Green Plastic from Sugarcane. Trace amounts of virgin polyethylene are used in the colorant of the bag. We are working towards eliminating all virgin PE elements in the near future.
SCS Global Services (SCS) has been providing global leadership in third-party quality, environmental and sustainability verification, certification, auditing, testing, and standards development for three decades. Its programs span a cross-section of industries, recognizing achievements in green building, product manufacturing, food and agriculture, forestry, power generation retail, and more.
GreenPolly Recycling Bags, GreenPolly Trash Bags, and GreenPolly Pet Waste Bags have all been SCS Recycled Content Certified.
The Recycling Bags conform to SCS Recycled Content Standard V7-0 for a Minimum 80% Post-Consumer Recycled Polyethylene Content, while the Trash Bags and Pet Waste Bags conform to SCS Recycled Content Standard V7-0 for a Minimum 90% Post-Consumer Recycled Polyethylene Content. The material quantification and mass-balance calculations are completed on a dry-weight basis.
More information can be found on SCS Global Services's website.