When to Use Food Grade Plastic Bags

With so many types of food and drug products, the need for a sustainable and chemical free plastic was met with food grade plastic bags. Manufacturing food grade plastic bags that adhere to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) regulations, is a high priority for us. These requirements enforce greater purity standards than plastics… Read more »

Benefits of Clear Plastic Poly Bags

Clear plastic poly bags can be designed to suit all types of needs. Whether you are in need of an industrial strength bag, or bags that are FDA compliant, there is a bag out there to suit your needs. One of the largest benefits to clear plastic poly bags is the fact that your product… Read more »

Getting the Most from Your Custom Printed Plastic Bags

One of the best ways to make sure everyone sees your company’s name is with a custom printed bag. These bags can be used for a variety of different events and products, ranging from table shows to corporate events to packaging. You can be sure your name will be showcased to each recipient or each… Read more »

How to Use Gusseted Poly Bags

Gusseted Poly Bags A gusset is typically an insert into a seam of a sleeve, purse, or even the upper part of a shoe to provide expansion or reinforcement. The term gusseted poly bags refers to plastic bags that have a side or a bottom that enable individuals or a company to package thicker, bulkier,… Read more »

Common Uses of Lay Flat Plastic Tubing

Lay flat plastic tubing, otherwise known as lay flat polyethylene tubing, has many uses and is utilized by many companies. In fact, you’ve more than likely handled several times today that use this style of packaging. Distributed on rolls and in a large variation of sizes, lay flat plastic tubing has several uses that can… Read more »

Using Plastic Responsibly

Did you know that only 9% of plastic is recycled? This is astounding when you consider the remarkable uses for recycled plastic, as well as the problems that can be solved when we all do our part to recycle properly. At Rutan Poly, we want to increase that percentage by demonstrating the benefits of using… Read more »

The Differences Between HDPE and LDPE

Polyethylene is so popular that you have likely handled it multiple times just in one day. More than ten million tons of polyethylene are being produced each year, making it the most widely produced plastic in the world. Its wide use is a result of its versatility, being available in two different density styles: High… Read more »

Getting the Most out of Your Custom Poly Bag

An estimated 500 billion to 1 trillion plastic bags, or “poly” bags, were consumed just last year. Not only is the demand expected to increase, but also the number of inefficient bags produced will increase. It’s companies like Rutan that are working against these statistics by constantly producing exactly what businesses and consumers need. Here’s… Read more »

Centerfold Film Uses

Centerfold film has become a part of everyday life. While poly tubing and bags are best suited for certain shapes and sizes, centerfold film is the go-to choice for those larger or odd shaped products. What is Centerfold Film? Centerfold films are a very popular form of packaging used to seal up food, electronics, and… Read more »