Biodegradable mulch is a relatively new product in the United States, and this list of sources is designed to help readers find products. This list is not meant to endorse any of these businesses or detract from any businesses not listed. Products are listed alphabetically. 


Paper mulches​ ​
Biodegradable Weed Mat (post-consumer recycled paper) ​BioBag Americas, Inc.; 727-789-1646;
EcoCover (recycled paper)​ ​EcoCover USA; 877-636-2404
​Garden Weed Barrier (cellulose paper) ​Dewitt Company; 800-888-9669;
Landmaster (paper) ​Easy Gardener Products, Inc.;
​​Planters Paper (paper) ​Ken-Bar / Garden Trends, Inc.; 800-336-8882;
​WeedBlock (paper) ​Easy Gardener Products, Inc.;
WeedGuardPlus (cellulose paper) ​WeedGuardPlus / Sunshine Paper Co.; 800-654-5432; contact email


Plastic mulches​ ​
​BioAgri (Mater-Bi-based plastic) ​BioBag Americas, Inc.; 727-789-1646;  ​
Bio360 (Mater-Bi-based plastic) ​Dubois Agrinovations; 800-815-9929 ​
EcoFilm (unspecified plastic) ​Cortec Corporation; 800-426-7832;
Naturecycle (unspecified plastic) ​Custom Bioplastics; Burlington, WA; 360-757-8880;
Organix AG, (BASF® ecovio®) ​Organix Solutions; 612-916-5549

July 2015 


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Biodegradable mulch products exist in two basic forms: bio-plastics and paper. This picture represents a typical paper mulch product.