News

Choosing the Correct Plastic Film for Your Application

3/15/18

It's important to use the correct plastic packaging solution for your specific application. Whether you're in an industry that requires color coded packaging like the medical industry or you need extremely durable, flexible bags for industrial packaging, finding the right plastic bag is not always easy. We offer a wide array of plastic film and bags for every industry. In this post, we will briefly look at the different plastic packaging options we have available.

Tags: Plastic Film

What You Need to Know About the Autoclave Sterilization Process

12/15/17

An autoclave is basically a heated pressure chamber. They're most commonly used in the medical industry to perform sterilization of medical devices. Autoclaves are able to sterilize equipment and supplies in autoclave bags by killing microorganisms with high pressure steam. Autoclave bags can withstand heat well over the 121℃ temperature used in autoclaving machines. In this post we'll go over the standard autoclave cycle which can vary based on the materials being sterilized.

Tags: Autoclave Bags

Shrink Bundling Film, or Shrink Wrap, from Marshall Plastic Film

10/9/17

Shrink bundling film, or shrink wrap as it is commonly referred, is used to securely package and protect products that are being distributed or displayed on retail shelves. Shrink wrap is a plastic material made of polymer film that shrinks up when heat is used on it. Even as other methods are being used, shrink wrap continues to be one of the most popular and cost effective way to protect and package products. Besides being cost effective, shrink wrap also helps eliminate paperboard and other materials from packaging systems in many different industries. Another great thing about shrink wrap is that it minimizes material use while increasing efficiency. Marshall Plastic Film’s shrink wrap is among the toughest and clearest looking in the industry. 

Tags: shrink bundling film, shrink wrap

Manage Liquid Products with LiquiPac Bags and Liners from Marshall Plastic Film

7/10/17

Offering new and innovative ways to create applications in the storage, transportation and discharge of liquid products, LiquiPac is a novel line of film, liners, tubing and bags. By using LiquiPac liners in combination with bags, boxes, totes, drums and other FIBC containers, manufacturers can reduce – or eliminate – expenses by cutting down on cleaning, leakage and contamination problems.

Tags: LiquiPac bags

Transcendia Acquires Marshall Plastics

4/19/17

Transcendia, a leader in custom engineered materials for critical product components in a wide range of markets and applications, today completed the acquisition of Marshall Plastic Film. The acquisition broadens Transcendia's material science expertise, industry leading service, and extensive technology platform into engineered polyethylene films.

Tags: custom engineered metals

Experience Custom Engineering at Marshall Plastic Film

2/7/17

Your plastic packaging needs are sure to be met by partnering with Marshall Plastic Film. We know that no two plastic applications are exactly the same, which means we don’t have any off the shelf products. We custom engineer all of our plastic packaging to meet your exact requirements. In the beginning our focus was on low density flexible packaging – primarily what other manufacturers would use to package their products.  Over the years, we became one of the first to become equipped to extrude high percentage linear low density blends. 

Tags: polyethylene pipe wrap

Finding the Right Materials for Your Custom Industrial Packaging

11/2/16

Selecting plastic film or plastic packaging may seem like a pretty uncomplicated task, but there are more options available than you might think. Working with a knowledgeable manufacturer is extremely important – these experts can guide you through the variables and help you find what’s going to work best for your product while also being as cost effective as possible. In this post, we will look at the main options you have when choosing a plastic package for your custom industrial packaging application. 

Tags: VCI Bags

Why Shrink Bundling Film May Be Right for You

9/9/16

Shrink bundling film, commonly known as shrink wrap, is a plastic material made of polymer film that shrinks when heat is applied to it. Shrink wrap continues to be one of the most cost effective methods of securely packaging and protecting your product for distribution or shelf display. Another huge bonus is that it helps eliminate paperboard and corrugate materials for packaging in nearly every industry. Shrink wrap is a plastic material made of polymer film that shrinks when heat is applied to it.

Tags: shrink bundling film

Using the Right Flexible Packaging Bags and Film Will Save You Money

7/11/16

Many industries use flexible packaging films and bags to protect their products from damage in shipping and storing. It's important to know that packaging bags and films are not one size fits all – the type of material and the size of the bag are determinations that will need to be made. It's also important to find a plastics company that will help you to lower your costs by reducing the amount of plastic packaging you use, as well as making sure the material is durable and long lasting.

Tags: plastic packaging