polythene mailing bagsAre you an online, retail or mail order business looking to switch to polythene mailing bags? With so many different material, manufacturing, and printing options to choose from, everything can start to be very overwhelming. Don’t worry, inside this article our eco-friendly experts have got your covered with our complete business guide to polythene mailing bags.

Elliott Packaging are able to supply a complete range of polythene mailing bags. Also known as postal mailing bags or plastic mailing bags, polythene mailing bags are waterproof, durable and can be printed with any given design. This style of mailing bag can be supplied in completely recyclable LDPE (low density polythene), recycled LDPE and co-extruded (low carbon) sugar cane-based LDPE films.

Polythene mailing bags can be converted with either standard side welds or very strong (tear resistant) skirt side welds. A single (high tack) permanent adhesive strip can be applied to the lip or a double permanent glue line so that the bags can be used for returns.

Choice of Material

All our polythene mailing bags products can be manufactured in the following materials;

  • Coex / Co-Extruded polythene. This provides a black inner and white outer packaging which also presents an opaque finish
  • Polythene
  • Recycled LDPE (Low Density Polythene)
  • White, Black or Coloured LDPE (Choose from blue, grey etc)
  • HDPE (High Density Polythene)

We can also offer both recyclable and biodegrade poly mailing bags. Alternatively, we can also offer parcel bags made from 100% recycled mailing bag content.

Choice of eco-friendly options

It’s now very easy to dispose of your polythene mailing bags. Almost all the UK’s main supermarket chains offer recycle banks so once you are finished with your packaging, you can simply drop them off on your next visit. As eco-friendly specialists, all our poly mailing bags are 100% recyclable, fully degradable and present a low carbon footprint.

Why choose Elliott Packaging?

All our polythene mailings bags are manufactured in the UK, so carbon footprint is kept as low as possible. With free UK Delivery, dependent on artwork approval and the required quantity the lead times are in the region of 3 to 4 weeks. We do also provide paper mailing bags if you are looking

With over 20 years within the industry, Elliott Packaging have grown to become one of the UK’s most trusted and respected packaging suppliers. Each of our sales advisors have extensive product knowledge to help assist both new and returning customers with their eco-packaging goals.

For all enquires or for further information simply contact Elliott Packaging. Complete the contact form and a member of our sales team will be in touch within 24 hours. Alternatively, you can call Elliott Packaging on 01606 350036 or use our live chat facility.