We’ve always been on the forefront of packaging innovation in the salad category. Not only did we help popularize the clamshell packaging back in 2004, but we’ve also worked steadfastly ever since then to reduce its environmental footprint and make it as ecologically-minded as possible, while maintaining its functionality. Earthbound Farm remains an industry leader […]
Do any of your product packages contain bisphenol A (BPA)?
All of Earthbound Farm’s packaging is BPA-free.
Why do you use #7 plastic in your frozen and salad bags? Isn’t it dangerous and unrecyclable?
#7 plastic is not an inherently dangerous or unrecyclable category: the reality is that it is a “catch-all” category of recyclable material for those ‘other’ plastics that do not fit into categories 1-6. All of our packaging is FDA-approved for food use and is BPA-free. Our frozen and salad bags are classified as #7 because […]
Why do you package your salads in plastic boxes?
Our plastic boxes are critical to bringing you the freshest product possible. When you harvest a highly perishable and delicate leafy green and have very little time to get it on store shelves, you have to carefully protect it as it moves from the field to its final destination from all the elements along the […]