Is There a Solution?

The solution is to handle their waste and RECYCLE, so that plastic bags do not end up in landfills, oceans, or flying around. Both paper and plastic bags hardly degrade in nature and can take years to decompose, which is why recycling becomes an essential criterion for their use. Most types of plastic bags can… Read more »

Should You Switch to Other Alternatives?

So, does that mean switching to other alternatives such as cloth bags is the solution? If you think so, think again, as reusable bags pose their own risks and dangers to human health. A study formulated by colleagues at the University of Arizona and Lorna Linda University, based on the contamination of reusable bags stated… Read more »

The Importance of Being Responsible

Despite the fact that plastic bags are more convenient and greener than plastic bags, it does not necessarily mean they should be used recklessly. While they might not be the largest contributors to the landfills today, plastic bags could become the most widespread forms of garbage if not used responsibly. Discarding them in parks or… Read more »

Plastic Bags vs. Paper Bags: Which is better?

So, you are aware of the numerous benefits plastic bags bring, but every time when you wrap up your grocery shopping and get in line for checkout, you find it somewhat difficult to choose between paper and plastic bags. The thought of convenience pulls you towards plastic, but you may automatically go for the option… Read more »

Why Should We Use Plastic Bags?

The question should rather be why shouldn’t we use plastic bags? Around a trillion plastic bags are used worldwide on a yearly basis. That’s a lot of plastic bags being used and obviously they aren’t that ‘important’ without a reason. Not only are plastic bags versatile, they are also inexpensive, easy to carry and provide… Read more »

The Benefits of Custom Printed Plastic Bags

Custom printed plastic bags are another option available to businesses. However, unlike other plastic bag types, they come as a unique marketing tool. As the name shows, custom printed plastic bags are customizable, which means they can be tailored to meet the specific requirements of your company. The contact information and logo of the company… Read more »

Tips to Choose the Right Plastic Bag

As you can see, there are various versions of plastic bags available out there. Now, that you have familiarized yourself with each of them, here are some tips that will help you choose the right plastic bag, which will suit your needs: Purpose One of the most important considerations when choosing plastic bags is its… Read more »

More Common Plastic Bag Styles

Mailer/Security Bags Mailing and security bags are designed to protect items while they are being delivered. These plastic bags are lightweight, water resistant, and save you money on postage. This is because of the added protection and lower cost. There are several types of mailing bags available for different applications, some of which include: Security… Read more »

Common Plastic Bag Styles

So, these are some of the most common types of plastic bag, their features, and uses. Now, let’s move further and discuss the main plastic bag styles. Bottom Gusset Bags These bags fold at the bottom, which allows them to expand into a nice rectangular shape. Bottom gusset bags can be produced in a variety… Read more »

Different Types of Plastic Bags

Given the number of choices available, choosing the right plastic bag can be a somewhat tricky task. That’s mainly because plastic bags are made from different materials and each of these materials offers users specific characteristics. They also come in various mixed shapes and colors. There are so many versions of plastic bags out there,… Read more »