No, silicone isn’t biodegradable. It can’t break down back to its original state in nature. However, it’s a material that can be reused over and over again, and can live on for generations. A silicone mold remains stable over time if properly cared for, which means it can be used for decades.
Our products comply with food safety and FDA standards and are certified kosher. Our silicone is certified peroxide-, BPA-, and phthalate-free.
Silpat® mats are made of fiberglass mesh coated with the highest quality food-grade silicone. This exceptional combination provides optimal heat distribution for even cooking, and is completely non-stick.
Silicone is not plastic and doesn’t contain any plastic. Plastic is made from oil, whereas silicone is made from silicon, a natural element that makes up over 25% of the earth’s crust. Silpat® molds and mats comply with food safety standards and are guaranteed peroxide-, BPA-, and phthalate-free.
Fiberglass guarantees optimal cooking and excellent heat distribution. Your dishes will always be cooked evenly. And what’s more, our silicone coating ensures flawless unmolding. In short, cakes that look as good as they taste.
They correspond to production codes we use to trace our products for quality control purposes. They can also be used to identify the production series in the event you file a complaint about your product.