Biodegradable mulch film

Mulch film is used in many different out door crops to cover the beds and protect these from unfavorable exterior influences. This can be heavy rain, evaporation or development of weeds in between the commercial planting. Mulch film is used for outdoor vegetables such as lettuce and asparagus; tropical crops such as pine apple and summer flowers like hypericum.

BI-OPL mulch film from Oerlemans plastics is 100% biodegradable, after season the mulch can be plowed into the ground with the last plant remains and within some weeks it will be completely degraded. Biodegradable mulch film gives optimum benefit to your outdoor crop in combination with zero plastic pollution to your growing environment.

- 100% biodegradable
- optimal moisture resistance
- prevents evaporation
- optimal weed control of germinating weeds
- highly elastic
- perfectly handled by existing mulch bedding machines
- zero removal and disposal costs after season

Recommended for:
- outdoor vegetables such as asparagus, lettuce, courgette
- tropical crops such as pineapple
- summerflowers such as hypericum

The life time of the biumulch depends on the thickness of the foil in combination with some local factors, mainly the specific climatological and micro biological circumstances of the location, use of agrochemical products and halogen containing chemicals. Oerlemans produces biomulch in different thickness that will last between 3 up to 12 months. We would be pleased to advise you on the right film for your circumstances.

Sizes and thickness:
Available widths 50 – 200cm
Frequently used thicknesses: 12, 15, 17, 18 and 20micron
Standard roll lengths: 1000, 1500, 2000 and 3000mtr

Please contact us for tailor made advise for your circumstances.