Quality Is Key
“We at Palmetto Industries understand that the quality of your bags is the top priority, a loss of product due to an FIBC malfunction is the last thing that any customer wants and in turn is the last thing that we want for any of our customers. We put the utmost importance on quality at Palmetto Industries to ensure that every bag we sell has been inspected and approved by our quality control staff and testing center. Palmetto operates a state-of-the-art technology center in Chennai, India. The center is staffed by veteran textile, polymer, chemical and mechanical engineers experienced in all stages of FIBC production. They work under the direction of a Ph.D.-level polymer engineer.
All testing is performed in a fully equipped laboratory that meets or exceeds the requirements for DOT-approved testing laboratories in the United States. Testing parameters include:
- Fabric weight (GSM)
- Weight of yarn (GPD)
- Tensile strength of yarn and fabric
- Drop, jerk and other stress tests.
- UV Degradation