Certifications at our Columbus, OH Manufacturing Campus

  • Blown Film Facility 2450 Marilyn Lane - SQF Certification and ISO 9001:2015
  • Tentor Film Facility 2400 Marily Lane - ISO 9001:2015

Certifications at our Ghent, Belgium Manufacturing Campus



Our operations are not just about manufacturing products; they're about shaping the future of sustainable packaging. With a commitment to innovation, quality, and environmental stewardship, we strive to exceed expectations and leave a positive impact on both our industry and the planet.

Join us in our journey towards a more sustainable future.



Pioneers in Biopolymer Film Extrusion

Earthfirst®  has a legacy of innovation as we lead the way in biopolymer film extrusion, a know how we have perfected over the past 20 years.

With a rich history of pioneering advancements, we proudly hold several patents on biopolymer films, showcasing our dedication to sustainability and technological excellence.

State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Infrastructure

Earthfirst®'s manufacturing expertise rests of two main technologies: blowing and casting.

Through our patented blown extrusion process, biopolymer granules are meticulously melted and extruded to form high-quality, thin gauge films.

Similarly, our cast and tenter extrusion process ensures precision engineering with minimal waste, underscoring our commitment to sustainability.

Advanced Laboratory Capabilities

Earthfirst® laboratory, where innovation meets precision.

Equipped with two lab extruders, we conduct comprehensive physical and visual property testing, including tensile properties, oxygen and moisture barrier analysis, and optical density measurements.

Our analytical testing capabilities, including FTIR and microscope analysis, ensure the utmost quality in every product.

Committed to Safety

Safe practices, safe tools and safety standards are actively part of our operations. Our co-workers demonstrate our safety values by engaging in safe work practices, contributing to make their workplaces safer, and by looking out for each other.

We have mandatory global standards for safety and security and we ensure compliance through internal and external audits. We continually monitor safety performance, actively addresses safety trends and share best practices across the business. Our business groups report monthly on compliance with global standards and local rules.

Committed to Quality and Process Improvement

ISO Certification

Earthfirst® certified to the most current ISO9001-2015. Best practices, continuous improvement is embedded into our company culture. Quality, Safety, Manufacturing, Engineering, Research & Development, Supply Chain, and all other internal functions in support of product quality are dedicated to best practice systems.

SQF Certification

Safe Quality Food (SQF) certification for our blow film facility – 2450 Marilyn Lane - was achieved in 2018.  This certification underscores our commitment to deliver consistent, globally recognized food safety and quality to our packaging sealant films.

BRC Certification

Our Ghent location in Belgium is BRC Certified for food safety.