Plastic Packaging Substitution.

Suggested Suppliers:

This guide was compiled by the organisers of Macclesfield's monthly Treacle Market,
 to help stall-holders source alternative sustainable packaging in place of plastic.

The Polybags website includes a guide to two different grades of Biodegradable Plastic.
The name is ambiguous, as some grades will not degrade in domestic compost heaps. More.


A wide range of eco-friendly packaging products,including PolyBio and Biodegradable and 100% recycled bags. 

Polybags Limited. Lyon Way, Greenford, Middlesex, UB6 0AQ. Tel: 0345 200 2828
Biodegradable packaging that fits your budget.

Streetfood Packaging Ltd.
56 Creel Road, Cove,Aberdeen, AB12 3BP
Tel: 0333 222 0771| Email:
A wide range of eco-friendly packaging options.

Queens Avenue, Hurdfield Estate, Macclesfield,
SK10 2DN.
01625 422080
Vegware is a specialist in compostable foodservice packaging. Our plant-based catering disposables are made from renewable, lower carbon or recycled materials, and can all be composted with food waste where accepted.

39 Melville Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7JF
03333 055 404
T Cooper Packaging Supplies
Hobson St, Macclesfield
SK11 8BB
01625 422953
UK’s leading developer of eco-friendly food packaging and catering disposables, perfect for caterers, restaurants, delis, cafes, takeaways and coffee shops that want to demonstrate their commitment to protecting our environment.

Tadcaster House, Kempton Road, Keytec Business Park  Pershore, Worcestershire WR10 2TA 01386 555 777
Biodegradable Bubble wrap.

14 Mallard Close, Earls Barton, Northampton
Telephone: 01604 812755
We have an ever-growing range of environmentally friendly packaging products including compostable cups, food boxes and containers.

Doran Packaging Company, Paignton, Devon,
TQ4 7TW. 01803 522513
For Paper bags
Over the last 40 years, ABPAC has become a leading supplier of packaging products to the bakery, food and catering industries.

Unit 4, Orbital Way, 24 Windmill Lane, Denton
Manchester, M34 3QA. 0161 320 3650
 UK's leading online website supplying carrier bags, tissue paper, gift packaging etc.

Carrier Bag Shop, Unit G4,
Hastingwood Trading Estate, 35 Harbet Road,
London, N18 3HT. Tel: 020-3002-9960