Water soluble bag manufacturers offer disposable bags in various sizes. Some are odor-free and are made from recycled materials. They are also biodegradable, making them environmentally friendly. These bags are used for separating and transporting soiled laundry in hospitals, nursing homes, hotels, and camps. They are used to collect contaminated linens, clothing, and medical equipment that needs to be washed, disinfected, and dried before reuse. They contain a sealable closure and are designed to prevent cross-contamination in washing and cleaning processes.
The bag can be disposed of in several ways, including running it under hot water and placing it in the trash that goes to the landfill or recycling them. However, they are not considered a sustainable alternative to single-use plastics. This is because their end-of-life is difficult to plan for, as they are essentially just a repurposed form of single-use plastics.
PVA bags are also often advertised as’marine-safe’, although it is hard to know what this really means. It is generally understood that this means the bags will be able to degrade in the marine environment, but there is no guarantee of this. The actual degradation time of the polymer will depend on its environmental conditions. It is important to choose a supplier that can provide proof of the marine-safe status.
Manufacturer of custom and standard water soluble bags, film, resins and fibers. Capabilities include programming plastic to dissolve at specific temperatures and times. Products are used to isolate, store, transport and clean soiled laundry, uniforms and bed linens in hospitals, correctional facilities, laundries, prisons, nursing homes & camps. Bags are resistant to various organic solvents, greases, fats and oils, impervious to most gases & will not generate static charge.
Bags are stocked in various colors, thicknesses and widths. Several are re-sealable and have double-reinforced bottoms for mops. They are also available with a pink tie tape for use in maternity wards and other areas prone to higher moisture linens and garments.
Manufacturer of water soluble bags and pouches for medical, pharmaceutical & agrochemical industries. Features include heat seal coating, high-speed dissolution in hot or cold water, low vapor transmission and good printability. Pouches are made from non-toxic, non-polluting and renewable PVA (polyvinyl alcohol). They are hygienic, cost-effective and safe to handle. Other products include flushable sanitary pad films and biodegradable packaging.