Hurricane season is devastating and expensive. High winds, flying projectiles, flooding, and landslides are just a few of the massive effects that harm lives and livelihoods every year. Flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBCs) enhance the way the world defends against storm damage. When dealing with flooding, our versatile bags can mean the difference between a … Continue reading FIBCs and Flood Control: Revolutionizing How We Protect Our Communities
When choosing an FIBC bulk bag manufacturer, knowing the bulk bag specs such as the material of construction, size availabilities, coatings, and joinery methods can help you make the best choice for shipping your bulk powders and other granulated products. From the quality of the raw materials to the method of cutting, sewing, and forming, … Continue reading The ABCs of FIBCs: How Bulk Bags are Made
Think about your storage and transport processes. How much do they waste in terms of materials, equipment storage, and reusability? Some waste is obvious at first glance. Overpriced plastic containers or cardboard boxes stacking up in piles may make you rethink your container costs. Those same piles have recycling costs that can creep up on … Continue reading FIBCs and Sustainability: Protecting Our Planet from Waste
Palmetto Industries has multiple bags and storage options available, but which option is best for your industry? There are always liners and different adapters available to make certain options work, but getting the best fit early is more cost efficient. Here are a few details about multiwall paper bags and PP woven bags to understand … Continue reading Multiwall Paper Bags vs PP Woven Bags: Which Is the Best Choice for You?
The mining industry is in a constant state of change. Consuming less fuel to access more product and losing fewer materials in the process are just two vital goals both at the mine and at processing facilities. Flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBCs) can help you tighten your mining and industrial processes by changing the … Continue reading Mining Is All About Efficiency: Why Palmetto FIBCs Are Your Best Bet
Container trucks lose fuel economy with containers that add a lot of weight, even without your materials on board. Crates often need additional containers inside for safe and sterile storage, but their rigid corners leave gaps that could hold more materials. Boxes have been the standard for material storage and transport, and even with new … Continue reading Manufacturer and Distributor of FIBCs: The Palmetto Difference
Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBCs) can carry fine powder, liquids, and various pharmaceutical materials. Because of the small and often easily-contaminated nature of pharmaceutical materials, getting a container that allows sterile management without losing materials to corners and awkward loading angles is crucial. Here are a few details to keep in mind when handling pharmaceutical … Continue reading Pharmaceutical-Grade Bulk Bags: How Do They Differ from Other FIBCs?
Flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBC), also known as a bulk bag, or big bag containers are used in many industries for storing and shipping dry products. Fertilizer, sand, pre-production plastic granules, and other mixtures of solids and fines such as Mot Type 1 mixtures used to provide a load-bearing sub-base for paved surfaces will use … Continue reading FIBC Electrostatic Properties: Which Bulk Bag is Right for You?
Businesses around the world have no shortage of containment and shipping options, and it’s increasingly more difficult to vet every option. The Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers Association or FIBCA is an alliance dedicated to maintaining high-quality standards, diverse products, and innovative applications for FIBCs. With opportunity and risk seemingly around every corner, you need an … Continue reading What is an FIBC and What Do They Do?