MHG | Certifications and Affiliations

MHG Certifications for Food Contact, Biodegradability/Compostability & Non-Hazardous Waste

Click the links below to review the certifications of compostability and biodegradability that MHG biopolymers have received from top environmental assessment organizations:

ASTM Certifications

Vinçotte International Certifications

U.S. FDA Food Contact and Non-Hazardous Waste (OWS) Certifications


SSCCP LogoSSCCP Certifications

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MHG Affiliations

Ameripen LogoAmeripen

American Institute for Packaging and the Environment


BPI Logo - Biodegradable Products InstituteBiodegradable Products Institute

DaniMer Scientific is proud to be a member of the Biodegradable Products Institute, a multi-stakeholder association of key groups from industry, government, and academia which promotes the use of environmentally sound plastic materials. Membership in BPI is just one of many ways that DaniMer is working to improve lives and protect the environment by utilizing materials that reduce our dependence on petroleum. DaniMer and BPI work together to educate consumers as to the many benefits that result from the use of renewable resources for single-use articles.

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UMN LogoCenter for Sustainable Polymers, University of Minnesota

EnerPolEner pol Logo

DaniMer Scientific, LLC and EnerPol, LLC, an upstream oil and gas technology firm, have launched a marketing effort of DaniMer’s degradable polymers at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) event in The Woodlands, Texas on Feb. 7. EnerPol was formed to promote the use of degradable polymer in the upstream oil and gas industry. The firm’s employees have more than 60 combined years of experience in the energy industry with a history of significant innovations in hydraulic fracturing. EnerPol’s marketing division has made DaniMer an exclusive client for the promotion of degradable polymers in the industry.

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In 2010, DaniMer Scientific, LLC received a grant of $846,828 from the organization, “Research Partnership to Secure Energy for America” (RPSEA) to develop a novel fracturing treatment for the stimulation of hydrocarbon production. Current Documents:


OWS LogoOrganic Waste Systems

SPC LogoSustainable Packaging Coalition

MHG | Danimer is a member of the Sustainable Packing Coalition, a non-profit project of GreenBlue® that works with businesses to develop environmentally responsible packaging solutions.

USCC LogoUnited States Composting Council

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