Frequently Asked Questions - Harvest Hills USA

Frequently Asked Questions

Harvest Hills bags are made from plant-based materials, are biodegradable and compostable.

Corn Starches
PLA - a biobased polymer made from plant starches
PBAT - another biobased polymer that helps the bags degrade more rapidly

Harvest Hills bags should be stored in a cool, dry place and used within 12-18 months.

This ultimately depends on how often you are picking up waste, but on average our customers use 2 bags a day per dog. 120 bags (1 box) is about a 2 months supply per dog.

If you have two dogs, you may need twice as many.

ASTM D6400 and EN 13432 and OK Compost for Home

Under ideal conditions, these bags can take between 3 months and 6 months to compost completely.

There are many different factors when it comes to landfills, but in our studies on Harvest Hills bags, it takes about 180 days for these bags to break down in a landfill.

Our bags are completely biodegradable and compostable and break down into organic matter such as water and carbon dioxide. No microplastics!

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