Plant plastics (often not made from plant oils specifically) are mostly, if not entirely, under the “compostable” label by their very nature. There are three levels of “degradability” for plastics: compostable, biodegradable, and degradable (these destinctions largely have to do with degradation time, the means of degradation, and eco-toxicity). Each of these levels is detailed in the link below. There’s even a chart that shows how long it takes to completely compost different kinds of bioplastics.
So go throw those corn-based bags in the compost bin!
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