Hazardous materials management can be expensive. The cleanup process, detecting contamination, and following up after healthcare mishaps can hurt your bottom line and harm a lot of your employees, colleagues, and friends in the industry. Liners are an affordable and flexible way to make contamination from hazmat a much smaller problem. Due diligence is … Continue reading Can FIBCs Handle Hazardous Materials?
Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container (FIBC) Bags are made of polypropylene fabric or woven polypropylene. These bulk bags are used in the industrial packaging of granular, dry, and semi-liquid goods. Can FIBCs fit in your budget? Are they a less expensive alternative, a sturdy improvement, or too expensive compared to dry storage containers, liquid tanks, … Continue reading Are FIBC Bulk Bags Expensive?
During production, material handling, and transportation of electronic devices and electrically-charged granulated bulk, a static charge can create a voltage pulse of several thousand volts. This destructive power can occur between human touch and IC circuits or between powdered products and the bag’s surface, making it necessary to install ESD (electrostatic discharge) countermeasures to … Continue reading The Benefits of Crohmiq Static Dissipative Fabric
Filling bulk containers with solid, dry goods, and shelf-stable goods is an easy performance test for Palmetto Industries. The benefits and general ease of access are hard to deny, but there’s more to flexible bags than carrying cubes, rocks, minerals, or other materials that don’t need special considerations. If your materials need to be sterile … Continue reading Five Benefits of Using Intermodal Bulk Container Liners
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