Plastic Bag Styles:
All our resins are available in prime, virgin Low Density or Linear Low Density Polyethylene manufactured in North America.
Thickness or Gauge:
The thickness, or "gauge", of a plastic bag refers to the thickness of a single wall of the bag, generally measured in mils.
Light weight bags: 0.8 - 1.2 mil often used for produce bags.
Standard weight bags:
1.5 mil used for food, scratch protection, storing, display.
Medium weight commercial bags:
2.0 mil used for foods, garments, shipping.
Heavy weight bags:
3 - 5 mil used for parts, for shipping and is scuff and tear resistance.