DayMark UK has launched new HighGrip biodegradable piping bags. They break down in 18-24 months, depending on conditions, and are thus kinder to the environment, and landfill. The bags are available in a 20-inch size and come 100 to a bag, five bags to a case. According to the firm, they have all the functionality of standard piping bags, and can be used in all types of bakery, patisserie and catering operations.

DayMark is also offering the first 10 readers to email, the chance to get their hands on a free sample pack of the bags just mention British Baker in the email subject line.