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; info@biobagusa.com
EcoCover (recycled paper)​ ​EcoCover USA; 877-636-2404
​Garden Weed Barrier (cellulose paper) ​Dewitt Company; 800-888-9669; info@dewittcompany.com
Landmaster (paper) ​Easy Gardener Products, Inc.; info@easygardener.com
​​Planters Paper (paper) ​Ken-Bar / Garden Trends, Inc.; 800-336-8882; info@ken-bar.com
​WeedBlock (paper) ​Easy Gardener Products, Inc.; info@easygardener.com
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; info@biobagusa.com  ​
Bio360 (Mater-Bi-based plastic) ​Dubois Agrinovations; 800-815-9929 ​
EcoFilm (unspecified plastic) ​Cortec Corporation; 800-426-7832; info@cortecvci.com
Naturecycle (unspecified plastic) ​Custom Bioplastics; Burlington, WA; 360-757-8880; sales@custombioplastics.com
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.