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 [...]

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Mailing Bags – Paper VS Plastic!

 Mailing Bags - Paper OR Plastic? In 2019, the most common argument in the packaging world is what is better - paper mailing bags or plastic mailing bags? One of our most popular products here at Elliott Packaging is mailing bags. We decided to use this product to weigh up the pros of each material! [...]

Twisted Paper Handle Bags on the rise!

Why is the popularity of twisted paper handle bags soaring? In 2019, both consumers & industry are demanding environmentally friendly packaging solutions. In an aim to ditch single-use plastics, people are turning away from plastic carrier bags because of the environmental issues. A growing favorite alternative is the twisted paper handle bag. This is because [...]