Non-Woven Bags – A Green Packaging

Non-woven bags are becoming one of the most popular types of reusable bags for retail use. It is made from polypropylene (PP) which is more stable structure, thus much more difficult to break down than PE. On the contrary, PP has a less stable chemical structure; it is liable to chain degradation. There are many benefits associated with popularly using non-woven bags

  1. Economy

Non-woven bags are an economical option for businesses. Besides the production cost is cheap, the fact that customers keep reusing them reduces the need to produce more bags. Moreover, as people keep using these bags, any printed advertisement on its surface will be seen and used to promote the advertised business.

  1. Long-lasting

Non-woven bags are made from non-woven fabric like cotton which is firm and durable enough to last 5 years and to carry even heavy things. This is in contrast to plastic bags which are manufactured thin to save on its production costs, and thus flimsy and easily tears. Of course, though the production costs of non-woven shopping bags are a bit higher than the production costs of plastic shopping bags, they have a longer life than plastic bags. The laminated non-woven bags are even better as they are more attractive, water-resistant and durable.

  1. Eco-friendly

These bags are 100% recyclable as they are bio-degradable and burn easily without any risk of toxic contaminants. The bags are also manufactured without using any water or PVC coating. With the introduction of these reusable bags into the market, the number of bags people use has reduced considerably. The use and demand for plastic bags is reduced, and as long as plastic bags are no longer used, there is no risk of any white pollution anymore. Last, but not least, these bags can be repurposed when they start wearing out and be made into rugs, clothes and other items.

All these benefits increase the need for businesses to use non-woven shopping bags for all their bagging needs.