Category: packaging and packing materials

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 »

What is Lay Flat Poly Tubing?

Lay flat poly tubing, is one of the most dynamic flexible packaging solutions used today! Lay flat tubing is used for countless applications in many different industries. But, what is it that makes it so great for so many types of packaging? Find out below as we break down the ins and outs of poly… Read more »

Manufacturing Custom Polyethylene Film for Packaging and Packing

Polyethylene or plastic film for packaging and packing has a variety of uses – it can be used as an airtight seal or as a cushioning agent. It is ideal for packaging any item that should be self-contained or protected. Plastic film is made by melting plastic pellets and extruding the molten poly into film…. Read more »