Demystifing The Terminology: U - V - W


Sorry! We have not got any terms under the letter U, yet


Virgin MaterialUsed to describe polymer direct from the manufacturer rather than reprocessed material. It is non-contaminated and used for food grade applications but is the most expensive material.


Water Soluble BagA bag that dissolves after contact with water - useful in certain hygiene disposal applications. Can be soluble in either hot or cold water.
WickettedBags which have been bundled together by means of a small metal hanger that is put through two punched holes near the top of the bag - often used in retail applications or on in-line packing machines for easy handling of the bags.