Monthly archive February, 2015

Tips On Reducing The Food Packaging Waste

Food and meals play a very crucial role in affecting the environment. While food is the requirement for everyone, the packaging it comes with can cause environmental pollution. Therefore we should always strive to change our habits and do something in order to make a difference to the environment. It has been found out that close to one third of the waste is produced by food packaging which if controlled can help in reducing the impact of these wastes on the environment. Here are some easy tips which can help to reduce the food packaging waste and help make your environment clean. Whenever you are going to a grocery store make sure you give attention to your packaging materials you are carrying with you or received from the grocery store. Always prefer glass and paper packaging over plastic packaging. It is always better if you can purchase the fruits and vegetables from the local farmer markets or produce stands. In case of no other packaging available except plastics make sure you escape those conditions or else you already have paper bags along with you. Make sure you avoid the individual wrapped items and go for bulk packaging. Always carry your […]

Envelope Types and Size [Infographic]

Be it business or personal, you frequently need to send out things like documents, greeting cards and invites. It is always wise to know about the different types of envelopes available and their purpose. Disc envelopes are the great choice while packaging CD’s and DVD’s. Window envelopes are used for official purposes. This infographic, brought to you by Globe Packaging, revolves around various styles and sizes of envelopes available. Check out our collection of envelopes now.  

The Advantages of Using Plastic Packaging

We use plastics every day in some form or the other for different purposes. In a way plastics have become a very important part of our life. There are a lot of advantages related to plastic packaging. We have mentioned some of the important advantages of using plastics below. Plastics Are Lighter In Weight – Plastics are much lighter than other packaging materials. Plastic Is More Flexible Than Glass – In the packaging industry flexibility matters a lot. Although glass can be shaped into different sizes depending upon the requirements but plastics are even more flexible and they are quite economical too. Transportation And Storing Plastic – Plastic packaging always takes less space in comparison to the glass. They are also much lighter than the glass packaging; therefore in case of bulk packaging plastics are much more efficient than the glass. Plastic Takes Up Less Energy To Recycle –When it comes to recycling of plastics and glass, plastics take much less energy than glass which requires a lot of energy in order to get recycled. Convenience – Plastics are always convenient for packaging as they are very light weight, flexible, easily available and economical. Not As Harmful As Some Other […]