SINGLE-USE PLASTIC BANS



Australian Single Use Plastic Bans by State


Single-Use Plastic bans are an effective strategy to speed up the transition toward a circular economy. The goal is to reduce plastic pollution on land and in the oceans and reduce the unsustainable use of fossil fuels to make packaging. 

Stay ahead of the bans by simply searching your state below to find out what items are banned and shop compliant sustainable packaging alternatives. BioPak offers certified compostable, and carbon-neutral alternatives made from sustainably sourced and rapidly renewable materials – so you can feel confident that we have just the right solution for you.




Find Packaging Alternatives to Plastic


BioPak have a wide range of alternative products to help you replace any of your foodservice packaging items that have been banned under recent state single use plastic bans. Select your state below to find sustainable alternatives to banned plastic items relevant to you.



Single use wood cutlery alternativeSingle use wood cutlery alternative
Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
Soup spoon alternativeSoup spoon alternative
BioCane Soup Spoon
Single use straws alternativeSingle use straws alternative
Paper BioStraws
Single use cold cup paper alternativeSingle use cold cup paper alternative
Cold Paper BioCups
Single use plastic cup alternativeSingle use plastic cup alternative
Clear BioCups
Single use clear cup with lid alternativeSingle use clear cup with lid alternative
Clear BioCups Used With Lid & Food
Single use bowl with lid paper alternativeSingle use bowl with lid paper alternative
Paper BioBowls Use With Lid
Single use plate alternativeSingle use plate alternative
BioCane Plates
Single use clamshell sugarcane alternativeSingle use clamshell sugarcane alternative
BioCane Clamshells
Food box packaging paper alternativeFood box packaging paper alternative
BioBoard Clamshells
Plastic bin liner carry bag alternativePlastic bin liner carry bag alternative
Bioplastic Carry Bags as Bin Liners
Shopping bag paper alternativeShopping bag paper alternative
Paper Carry Bags

Single use cutlery wood alternativeSingle use cutlery wood alternative
Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
Single use plastic cutlery alternativeSingle use plastic cutlery alternative
Bioplastic Cutlery & Stirrers
Soup spoon sugarcane alternativeSoup spoon sugarcane alternative
BioCane Soup Spoon
Single use straws paper alternativeSingle use straws paper alternative
Paper BioStraws
Single use cold cup paper alternativeSingle use cold cup paper alternative
Cold Paper BioCups
Single use plastic cup alternativeSingle use plastic cup alternative
Clear BioCups
Single use bowl sugarcane alternativeSingle use bowl sugarcane alternative
BioCane Bowls
Single use clear plastic bowl alternativeSingle use clear plastic bowl alternative
Clear BioBowls
Single use bowl paper alternativeSingle use bowl paper alternative
Paper BioBowls
Single use bowl with lid paper alternativeSingle use bowl with lid paper alternative
Paper BioBowls Used With Lid
Single use plate alternativeSingle use plate alternative
BioCane Plates
Single use clamshell sugarcane alternativeSingle use clamshell sugarcane alternative
BioCane Clamshells
Single use corrugated board alternativeSingle use corrugated board alternative
BioBoard Clamshells
Single use bag paper alternativeSingle use bag paper alternative
Paper Carry Bags
Single use bin liners bioplastic alternativeSingle use bin liners bioplastic alternative
Bioplastic Carry Bags as Bin Liners

Bioplastic Bags
Paper Carry Bags

Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
BioCane Soup Spoon
Paper BioStraws
Cold Paper BioCups
Clear BioCups Used With Lid & Food
BioCane Bowls
Clear BioBowls Used With Lid
Paper BioBowls
BioCane Plates
BioCane Clamshells
BioBoard Clamshells
Bioplastic Carry Bags as Bin Liners
Paper Carry Bags

Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
BioCane Soup Spoon
Paper BioStraws
Cold Paper BioCups
Clear BioCups
BioCane Bowls
Clear BioBowls
Paper BioBowls
BioCane Plates
BioCane Clamshells
BioBoard Clamshells
Bioplastic Bags

Bioplastic Carry Bags as Bin Liners
Paper Carry Bags

Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
BioCane Soup Spoon
Paper BioStraws
Cold Paper BioCups
Clear BioCups
BioCane Bowls
Clear BioBowls
Paper BioBowls
BioCane Plates
BioCane Clamshells
BioBoard Clamshells

Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
Bioplastic Cutlery & Stirrers
BioCane Soup Spoon
Paper BioStraws
Cold Paper BioCups
Clear BioCups
BioCane Bowls
Clear BioBowls
Paper BioBowls
BioCane Plates
BioCane Clamshells
BioBoard Clamshells
Bioplastic bags with handles as bin liners
Paper Carry Bags

Single use cutlery wood alternativeSingle use cutlery wood alternative
Wooden Cutlery & Stirrers
Single use plastic cutlery alternativeSingle use plastic cutlery alternative
Bioplastic Cutlery & Stirrers
Soup spoon alternativeSoup spoon alternative
BioCane Soup Spoon
Single use straws alternativeSingle use straws alternative
Paper BioStraws
Single use cold cup alternativeSingle use cold cup alternative
Cold Paper BioCups
Single use plastic cup alternativeSingle use plastic cup alternative
Clear BioCups
Single use plastic cup and lid alternativeSingle use plastic cup and lid alternative
Clear BioCups Used With Lid & Food
Single use bowl alternativeSingle use bowl alternative
BioCane Bowls
Single use plastic bowl with lid alternativeSingle use plastic bowl with lid alternative
Clear BioBowls Used With Lid
Single use plastic bowl alternativeSingle use plastic bowl alternative
Clear BioBowls
Brown paper bowl alternativeBrown paper bowl alternative
Paper BioBowls
Paper bowls with lids alternativePaper bowls with lids alternative
Paper BioBowls Used With Lid
Single use plate alternativeSingle use plate alternative
BioCane Plates
Single use clamshell packaging alternativeSingle use clamshell packaging alternative
BioCane Clamshells
Clamshell packaging paper alternativeClamshell packaging paper alternative
BioBoard Clamshells
Plastic bag alternativePlastic bag alternative
Bioplastic Bags
Plastic carry bag alternativePlastic carry bag alternative
Bioplastic Carry Bags as Bin Liners
Bag with handles paper alternativeBag with handles paper alternative
Paper Carry Bags


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