JANUS is a unique compound made from rice bran wax, which is a byproduct of rice production. This innovative material is 100% recyclable, organic, biodegradable, backyard compostable, and offers excellent barrier properties, making it the only environmentally safe substitution currently out there for replacing traditional chemical lamination such as Polyethylene and Paraffin.
The JANUS coating preserves paper packaging's function and reduces its environmental impact. It enables brands to improve sustainability, meet eco-friendly packaging demands, and help curb plastic waste and reliance on fossil fuels. Using JANUS as a paper coating showcases dedication to forward-looking and responsible packaging methods, advancing a more environmentally friendly future.
JANUS' versatility will lead to a long list of products that will no longer sit in landfills for centuries," says Bulman. "That has always been our goal, and we are confident this venture will make a dramatic environmental impact sooner than consumers think.