Gloves In A Light Of Pandemic: A Collaboration With Insubusiness Sl In Spain

Friday, 26 February 2021

Jakarta, 26 February 2021 - Disposable gloves are one of the most needed items in the F&B industry, not only are they an important part of the chef’s life but also for the delivery crews, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Plastic gloves provide protection from foodborne illnesses, ensure hygiene and minimize contamination, so it's no surprise that the increasing demand for disposable gloves is rocketing.

However, the increased use of disposable items, including gloves, creating a secondary problem: an enormous amount of plastic pollution, which is already one of the largest environmental and social issues facing today’s society. 

In collaboration with Insubusiness SL in Spain, biodegradable gloves are being developed for sale there. Disposable gloves with Ecoplas® technology, cassava-based biodegradable material, can be a solution to the market's need in replacing single-use plastics. Ecoplas®  only takes less than a year to biodegrade, it is also made from renewable materials that are widely available, making Ecoplas® a sustainable solution to tackle the plastic pollution problem.

Do you know that Ecoplas® can be converted into different types of innovative products? From carrier bags to the replacement of aluminum foil for hair coloring to landfill cover, Ecoplas®  can be turned into any replacement of conventional and problematic plastics. Email us here to know more about replacing your conventional plastic products with Ecoplas®!