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Types and Uses of Our Clear Plastic Poly Bags

At Rutan Poly, we’ve developed several styles of clear plastic poly bags for a numerous amount of uses. We’ve been in the poly industry for over 50 years, and we continue to learn better ways to help our partners get the most out of our product. Clear plastic poly bags have a variety of uses,… Read more »

The Custom Poly Bag Printing Process

At Rutan Poly we’ve been in the business of supplying your business for over 50 years with the best plastic bag solution possible that will take your product and your clients further. Along those five decades, we’ve learned a lot of what to do, what not to do, and that each industry, business, and partner… Read more »

What Makes Our Food Grade Plastic Bags FDA Compliant

You probably hear a lot about plastic, and know how common it is in your everyday life. Isn’t all plastic the same? The truth is that, to some extent, yes; all plastic does come from petroleum or natural gas. However, the processes involved for different plastics vary just as much as do plastic products. As… 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 »

More Myths about Plastic Bags: Debunked

Myth #5: “It Takes Around 1,000 Years for Plastic Bags to Decompose in Landfills” Almost nothing (food, paper, plastic, etc) decomposes in today’s landfills. That’s because all these products are actually designed to be as dry and stable as possible. According to a research by William Rathje, who is the owner of the Garbage Project,… Read more »

Myths about Plastic Bags: Debunked

Just like everything else in this world, plastic bags too have their fair share of myths going around. And clearly, these misconceptions are the main reason why plastic bags are being demonized across the world today. Due to this reason, we will be debunking some of the most common myths about plastic bags in this… Read more »

What Do Your Recyclables Become?

Think about it, what happens to the plastic bags that do not end up in our forests, seas, and surroundings? Well, just like other modern day materials, they are recycled into a variety of products. No doubt, the recycling rates currently are deplorable and need to improve significantly, especially considering the fact that there are… Read more »

Tips to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Plastic Bags: Recycle

Tips to Recycle Plastic Bags Plastic bags can be easily recycled in the US. Most grocery stores have bins placed in front of the store so the bags can be collected and recycled. There are also government drop-off sites and recycling centers. These bags are then recycled into other consumer products, such as yarn, decking,… Read more »

Tips to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Plastic Bags: Reuse

Tips to Reuse Plastic Bags A lot goes into making a plastic bag, including raw materials (plastic film), energy, and oil. However, all that would be for nothing if they are only used once and then thrown away! Unfortunately, that is one of the main reasons why plastic bags are contributing more towards waste generation… Read more »

Tips to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Plastic Bags: Reduce

The number of plastic bags used is increasing, while the recycling rates remain low. However, waste is at an all time high. The production of plastic bags has a reduced environmental impact compared to paper bags. However, with an increasing amount of plastic bags being littered around cities, and ending up in landfills, they aren’t… Read more »