Atlantic Poly Blog

The Wonders of Polyethylene Sheet Packaging

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 29, 2019
Atlantic Poly tubing in Boston, MA

Within the shipping and packaging industry, the contribution of poly sheeting is foundationally critical but often goes unnoticed. These are the sturdy, lightweight, and moldable plastics used in the movement of virtually every product to ensure protection, safety, and convenience across all markets.

Poly sheeting, with its lightweight elastic feature, molds to whatever form it touches and as such is the ideal packaging material. Solid plastic like polyethylene keeps fragile items secured and manageable in handling and transportation. It is used for shipping and storage of dry goods and other commodities. It is waterproof and combines its durability and lightweight nature to make it a staple within the process of product protection.

Poly products such as plastic film are made from petroleum. The price of the product varies depending on prevailing oil prices. Low oil prices make poly products more affordable than ever. Polyethylene sheet are made of a thermoplastic polymer which is the most widely produced plastic around the world. We are a world leader in the quality production of a wide range of polyethylene products designed to protect your product, your people, and your profitability.

For more tips on polyethylene sheeting, contact Atlantic Poly.

Now is the Time for Us to Say "Thanks" to YOU!

Joseph Coupal - Monday, November 25, 2019
Atlantic Poly - Boston, MA

Thanksgiving Day is the perfect time to remind one another of the many reasons there are to be grateful. We gather on this day to be thankful for what we have, for the family we love, the friends we cherish, the success we have had, and for the blessings that will come.

Thanksgiving is more than the festivities, it gives us time to ponder the lessons that we have learned and how we can spread happiness around, to look back at all the great memories and good people who came into our lives. We appreciate you, our customers and clients, so much.

At this time of year our thoughts turn gratefully to you with warm appreciation. Our best wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving.

Pallet Wrap Ensures Product and Handler Safety

Joseph Coupal - Monday, November 18, 2019
Atlantic Poly Custom Pallet Shrouds, Pallet Wrap, Stretch Films - Boston, MA

Pallet wrap offers the utmost in product and personnel safety during the product shipping and storage process. Pallet wrap is strategically designed to reduce shock and prevent any element of the package from becoming dislodged.

In addition to the critical element of preventing product shifting, poly wrap (or poly shrouds) add the additional functional capability of increasing the efficiency of your transport systems. It is critically important to evenly distribute loads on the floor of the truck, ship, or train. Properly pallet wrapped cargo support, in certain cases, the double stacking of pallets or cartons that otherwise could not be doubled. Pallet wrap helps you maximize the use of your cargo space.

In all phases of product delivery, pallet wrap maximizes the probability of damage-free delivery in a very cost effective manner. For more information regarding the wide variety of poly products to support your business operation, contact Atlantic Poly.

Bubble Wrap’s Critical Commercial Packing Contributions

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 08, 2019
Atlantic Poly Bubble wrap in Boston, MA

Behind every successful product packaging entity is a ready stock of poly bubble wrap. Bubble wrap provides the security and protection of packaged goods like no other packing material. It is one of the top choices for shipping materials worldwide. It is the latest mode of packing favored by everyone. With the correct use of bubble wrap on household and other items, it makes much more effective. Consumers will be happy receiving the items intact at the end of the move.

This light, durable and diverse packing material is made from various ranges of plastic. There is bubble wrap made from thicker plastic and are hard to pop. It is exceedingly good in keeping goods safe and secure while in transit. Freight transit often experience rough handling or unavoidable bumps in the road. Shippers make it sure to protect the goods with bubble wrap. The bubbles with sealed air make a durable and elastic cushion that serves a strong barrier against impact. The more layers it is wrapped and placed in a corrugated shipping box, the more it protects goods from severe impact.

Another productive effect of bubble wrap is its reusability. As long as most of the bubbles are intact, you and your clients can put the product right back into service. Reusing it will protect your most valuable goods in transit. This makes bubble wrap a much more sustainable packing compared to other types of packaging that are difficult to reuse. With that, you will expect a big cost reduction and expect big potential savings as well.

Polyethylene Bubble Wrap is among the lightest among the packaging materials. Since the content of the bubble wrap is mostly air, with just a few layers of super lightweight plastic it will not add on to more weight. That makes a maximum light packaging material that will provide you a lot of savings in shipping costs. The less packaging means more low costs when shipping by weight.

After all the packing and sealing is done, bubble wrap is just plain fun. Having peace of mind on the final packing, the goods for transit is in good hands and highly protected from all the forthcoming problems that will encounter during the shipment. At the same time, while taking it easy, you will just pop the air out in the bubble wrap and stress will fly away. Furthermore, customers love it too. For many people, it is an extra bonus that they will either reuse or pop to their heart's content.

For more tips on bubble wrap, contact Atlantic Poly.



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