Archroma announced the certification of its colorants from the Carta®, Cartasol® F and Cartafix® ranges. Key features and benefits of Archroma’s compostable dyes include uncompromised color brilliance, compliance with international standards, more sustainable coloration, and reliable performance.
Aug 1, 2023
Archroma has recently announced the certification of a color range of its dyes for compostable paper. Colorants from Archroma’s Carta®, Cartasol® F and Cartafix® range have been meticulously selected to meet the growing demand for environmentally friendlier coloration in the paper industry. Archroma has introduced a range of compostable dyes and fixatives for paper applications that fully satisfy the standards set forth to ensure the safe and efficient composting of paper products. Archroma’s compostable dyes and fixatives for colored paper provide exceptional color performance and meet the most rigorous compostability standards. When applied to compostable materials in a specified concentration of dry weight, our dyes fulfill the evaluation criteria for heavy metals and fluorine, biodegradation, ecotoxicity and plant growth test.
Key features and benefits of Archroma’s compostable dyes of the Carta®, Cartasol® F and Cartafix® range for paper include uncompromised color brilliance with vibrant, eye-catching colors that meet the demands of the most discerning brands and consumers, ensuring that sustainable papers and products are visually appealing, compliance with international standards, sustainable coloration through significant enhancement of the sustainability profile of their products, and reliable performance. To enable customers to unlock the full performance and sustainable potential of the range for compostable colored paper, Archroma has developed a dedicated system that supports industrial compostability for all types of paper, tissues, and packaging applications.