Big words explained

Biodegradable

Biodegradable materials can be broken down by bacteria and fungi and assimilated into the natural environment.

BPA

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

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/UKCA

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

Melamine is a type of plastic found in many reusable plates, utensils and cups.