Kevin Thomas

name Kevin Thomas works for Davpack, a uk packaging supplier and cardboard box manufacturers.

Polythene Bags & Plastic Sacks Your Guide To Their Thickness

23rd June 2009
When talking to Customers about poly bags, we're often asked what the terms 'micron' and 'gauge' mean, and how they determine the right polythene bag or plastic sack for the job. Gauge was the traditional imperial measurement of plastic or polythene thic... Read >

Reusing and Recycling Cardboard Boxes

23rd June 2009
Our top tips on packaging series continues with helpful hints on reusing your cardboard boxes and corrugated cartons - box clever today! 3 reasons to reuse your cardboard boxes and packaging cartons 1) As pressure on the environment and the need for the... Read >

Really useful boxes

20th May 2009
What a mess! Stuff everywhere and not enough room to put everything. Does this sound like you? It's the little items that are the hardest, easily broke and hard to keep like items together.A Really useful box is great for tidying up and giving everything ... Read >

Tri-wall boxes

27th March 2009
Tri-wall boxes give maximum rigidity, crush resistance and superior stacking performance.Manufactured from a heavy grade 300KTBC grade corrugated cardboard the cardboard boxes have 3 flutes to give it superior strength for when a double wall box just will... Read >

Cardboard Boxes and their effects on the environment

22nd August 2008
Cardboard boxes are extremely easy to recycle and minimise their effects on the environment. The best form of recycling is reuse, often once the cardboard box has finished its job of successfully transporting its contents to its destination it is still ve... Read >

Polythene sheet

23rd June 2008
Plastic polythene sheet is made from a thermoplastic commodity heavily used in consumer products (notably the plastic shopping bag). Over 60 million tons of the material are produced worldwide every year. Polyethylene is a polymer consisting of long chain... Read >

Plastic Carrier bags

20th June 2008
Plastic carrier bags, or shopping bags are common in most countries. Most often these bags are intended for a single use to carry items from a store to a home. People often reuse for storage or use as rubbish bags.Plastic carrier bags are usually made fro... Read >