Big words explained
Biodegradable materials can be broken down by bacteria and fungi and assimilated into the natural environment.
BPA is a chemical that is generally found in hard plastics and can be used as an alternative to BPS. Research has shown that high exposure to this chemical can be a health hazard. During the production of BPA-free products, fewer fossil fuels and toxins are released into the atmosphere.
BPS is a chemical that may be found in hard plastics and can be used as an alternative to BPA. Research has shown that high exposure to this chemical can be a health hazard.
CE approved means that the product meets EU safety requirements and UKCA is the UK equivalent.
FDA approved Silicone
FDA-approved silicone rubber is widely used in the food processing industry owing to the fact it is temperature and chemical resistant, water repellent and food safe. Food-grade silicone material is petroleum free. It features no fillers, BPS, and BPA which makes it safe for use.
FSC® Certified Bamboo
FSC® certification ensures that wood products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
MOSO is a company who provides bamboo products with an FSC® certification.
Melamine is a type of plastic found in many reusable plates, utensils and cups.