There are many different types of protective packaging. Some, like bubble wrap, are so famous they don’t really require much explanation. Others, however, are newer products that you may not have heard of before.
For many people, spunbond polypropylene products fall under that second category. However, you’ll be glad you learned just what makes this protective packaging so useful.
The name “spunbond polypropylene” doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. It does, however, give you clues about what the actual product is.
To make spunbond polypropylene, we bond together spun filaments of fibers. This creates a uniform web of material that can be used in protective packaging.
That explains “spunbond” — but what is polypropylene? Essentially,is a type of plastic first synthesized in the 1950s. It is very durable and resistant to stress, making it a component in many of the products we use in our everyday lives, including:
In addition to being a highly versatile material, polypropylene is also recyclable. That makes spunbond polypropylene one of the best protective packaging products you can choose if you’re interested in eco-friendly packaging.
When shipping products, spunbond polypropylene is best suited for surfaces that don’t require cushioned protection.
Spunbond polypropylene doesn’t shield products from sharp impact during transportation. Instead, it ensures that nothing scratches the surface of your product. That makes it a great product when shipping items such as:
At Premier Protective Packaging, we offer bags, sheets, sleeves, and tubing of spunbond polypropylene so you can find the right product for your shipping needs. Be sure to do proper testing for your particular needs to make sure your specific surfaces will be protected.
Now that we know what spunbond polypropylene is and what it is used for, let’s take a look at why you should use it. What makes it better than other protective packaging products? Here are a few benefits:
Spunbond polypropylene is just one of the many protective packaging products we offer. Call Premier Protective Packaging today at (616) 791-7400, or contact us online to request a quote for packaging supplies.
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