How Are Plastic Bags Made?

Have you ever wondered how plastic bags that we heavily rely on are made? Well, as ordinary as they seem, plastic bag manufacturing is quite a complicated process that involves numerous stages. Though the manufacturing process of plastic bags may vary from company to company, it usually includes several main steps. In the following paragraphs,… Read more »

Different Uses of Plastic Bags: On the Move

On the Move Pack Your Shoes When you are traveling abroad, shoes for all types of occasions need to be packed. However, it can also get things dirty in your suitcase. So, get a few plastic bags, and wrap each pair into them. This way, not only will you be able to pack complete pairs,… Read more »

Different Uses of Plastic Bags: In the Yard

In the Yard Store Outdoor Equipment Manuals Your lawnmower is giving you problems. Now, what you do? Take a look at the owner’s manual of course. So, whatever outdoor equipment you are using, stash their warranties and owner’s manuals in a plastic bag. Once you do, keep it somewhere easy to reach in your garage…. Read more »

Different Uses of Plastic Bags: Around the House

Around the House Keeping Mattresses Dry Is bed-wetting a common problem in your house? Then no need to buy costly mattress guards! Instead, take a few unused plastic garbage bags, and line the mattress with them. Stuff Pillows or Craft Items like plastic beads, beans, fabric filler and rice are commonly used to stuff a… Read more »

Different Uses of Plastic Bags: Keeping Things Clean

Keeping Things Clean Line the Litter Box Why change your cat’s litter box when you can make the job quick and easy? Use an open plastic bag to line the box and then pour in the litter. Next time around, you will only need to remove the bags and throw them in the trash instead… Read more »

Different Uses of Plastic Bags: In the Kitchen

In the Kitchen Bag the Phone It’s always difficult to answer the phone when you are in the kitchen, particularly when your hands are a complete mess. So, whenever the phone rings, wrap your hands in a plastic bag and answer. Neither will you miss your call, nor will you need to clean the phone… Read more »

Different Uses of Plastic Bags: For Storage

Plastic bags can be used in a variety of applications. To think of it, these bags are pretty ordinary items. They don’t cost you much and neither do they look like anything special. However, they have extraordinary uses all-around and can be reincarnated in a thousand different ways. Some of their uses can be extremely… Read more »

Effect on Marine Life

So, it is likely you might have heard about the most convincing argument against the use of plastic bags. And that is its effect on sea life. It has been said repeatedly that several maritime creatures consume plastic bags, mistaking them for food, due to which 1 million sea birds and 100,000 marine animals die… Read more »

The Ecological Impact of Plastic Bags

There has been a lot of debate and discussion over whether plastic or paper bags are unfavorable for the environment. That’s why jumping to conclusions would not be appropriate. However, what we can do is compare the obvious advantages and disadvantages of both: Ecological Advantages Plastic bags offer several ecological advantages over paper bags. They… Read more »

Advantages of Plastic Bags for Consumers

Just like retailers have found plastic bags a much better option than reusable or paper bags, so have consumers. A survey by the US Environmental Protection Agency indicates more than 100 billion plastic bags are used by Americans annually while only 10 billion paper bags were used according to the estimates of the American Forest… Read more »