In today’s e-commerce product shipping world, many companies are utilizing plastic bubble mailers instead of cardboard boxes. These mailers are durable, lightweight, save space, water resistant plus they can reduce your shipping budget.

Did you know it takes approximately 50 times more water to recycle camailerrdboard than it does to recycle plastic? The EPA supports the use of reusable plastic containers versus cardboard boxes due to the reduction in waste and energy. In a 1989 comparison study between paper and plastic, the Society of Plastics found that it takes four times the amount of energy to produce paper versus plastic. It also takes 91% less energy to recycle a pound of plastic versus a pound of paper. According to the Federal Office of the Environment, paper production generates 50 times more water pollutants and 70% more air pollutants than production of plastic. Companies often will ship clothing, books, DVDs and pharmaceutical products utilizing a plastic bubble mailer. These mailers can also reduce labor and packing time compared to a sildenafil experiencias regular box and tape process.

Most mailers have peel adhesive strips to eliminate the need for tape or glue, thus saving your budget. There are also automated versions of mailers with some equipment options designed to improve your packing process and eliminate labeling.

Ask IPC for your bubble mailer solution which will give you a green solution, save your warehouse space and your shipping budget. Remember, at IPC we increase your profits! Got a question? Just Ask IPC!


Dave Lewis – IPC Executive Vice President


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