According to data research, almost 75% of consumers are willing to pay for eco-friendly mailing bags, or at least some kind of sustainable packaging alternative.
With more and more businesses looking to reduce carbon footprint and introduce a more ‘greener’ initiative solution, it can become a confusing topic on what mailing bag packaging you need to achieve this. With this in mind, Elliott Packaging have put together a very helpful guide to eco-friendly mailing to hopefully address and answer any questions you may have.
Introduction to paper mailing bags
Elliott Packaging are able to manufacture and supply a full range of both film and paper eco-friendly mailing bags.
With e-commerce sales reaching record figures over the last 12 months, shopping habits have changed with customers more than happy to shop from their own home. With this in mind, more and more businesses have needed to adapt to this by either introducing online shopping, or increasing efforts to keep up with demand.
If you are looking to send your products through the post but are looking for an eco-friendly alternative, our paper mailing bags are 100% opaque so your products will not be visible through the material during transit. Furthermore, both our paper mailing bags and film mailing bags are both durable and water resistant to a degree. This particular type of mailing bag will be more than capable of being exposed to the weather elements when in transition of being sent to customers.
Introduction to plastic mailing bags
Although many businesses will only want to use paper mailing bags, or paper-based packaging to reduce carbon footprint, some businesses simply cannot avoid plastic mailing bags or plastic packaging. Did you know that you can still order eco-friendly plastic mailing bag packaging?
With orders starting from as little as 1000 units, Elliott Packaging offer eco-friendly alternatives including low carbon footprint plastic mailing bags, along with fully degradable options, please take a look at our polybatch material specifications. Please take a look at our plastic mailing bags for further details.