Using plastic mailing bags with care

Plastic is one of the most popular, useful materials we use in our everyday lives. Today, we are accountable for using roughly 20 times more plastic than we did 50 years ago. Because of its popularity and extensive heavy use, we are constantly being told and reminded that the planet is drowning in plastic. Well [...]

Sustainability Thoughts: Compostable Carrier Bags

Do I need to start thinking about sustainability? There used to be a time the negative effect on a business would be small if it said it couldn’t afford to be green. Today, businesses across all types of industries accept that they cannot afford to ignore it. In fact, you’ll be hard pushed to find [...]

Business Guide: Printed Paper Mailing Bags

As specialists in producing eco-friendly bags, Elliott Packaging can manufacture a range of custom print paper mailing bags tailored to meet your business needs. Created using water-based inks, our bespoke kraft printed paper mailing bags are the ultimate in environmentally friendly packaging. If you are looking to market your business or promote your products, Elliott [...]

By |2019-09-26T14:36:47+00:00September 26th, 2019|Mailing Bags, News, Paper Bags, Testimonials|0 Comments

Biodegradable Or Degradable Plastic Carrier Bags?

Why biodegradable or degradable plastic carrier bags? Conventional plastics do not break down unless they are recycled. Therefore biodegradable and degradable plastic carrier bags are developed to make your daily tasks of waste reduction easier, safer and better for the environment. So, what’s the difference? Degradation is a process where very large molecules are broken [...]

What to do with plastic carrier bags?

Did you know single use plastic carrier bags sales in supermarkets have fallen 86% since the 5p carrier bag was introduced? Since its introduction, the environmental secretary has later doubled the charge to 10p, and eco-friendly packaging suppliers such as Elliott Packaging have also introduced both bio-degradable or bags made from recycled material to reduce [...]

Elliott Packaging launch new potato starch plastic carrier bags

Elliott Packaging have recently supplied a large UK retailer with a brand-new type of 100% eco-friendly plastic carrier bag. The material is produced from natural potato starch and are completely compostable. This means all potato starch plastic carrier bags can go into garden waste or into food waste at home. The material is certified home [...]

Complete Business Guide To Polythene Mailing Bags

Are 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 [...]

Recycled Mailing Bags – The Green Solution

Today, businesses and homeowners alike a much more educated on just how much danger our waste disposal can cause to the environment, how recycling can help reduce the impact. While the government made the conscious decision to charge for single use plastic carrier bags, and supermarkets chains have also started to introduce paper bag packaging, [...]

Why Printed Mailing Bags?

Perfect for increasing brand exposure, durable to deliver your products safely in every weather condition and available to customize in bulk order… these are just a select few reasons why so many businesses are turning to printed mailing bags. Elliott Packaging are able to offer printing for both paper mailing bags and printed mailing bags [...]

By |2019-08-13T14:15:10+00:00August 13th, 2019|Mailing Bags, News|0 Comments