About the client:
Our client is an expert in providing extra value to supply chains, they cover; warehousing, freight forwarding, customs brokerage and export packing. As is the same with many businesses in the current economy and climate they were looking to reduce their carbon footprint and plastic usage and create more efficiency and cost-effective procedures.
The businesses services include Airfreight, Sea Freight, Road Freight, Warehousing, Freight Packing, Training, Customs Brokerage, and Special Projects.
They wanted to get the perfect balance between being more sustainable and eco friendly, keeping costs low and maintaining if not enhancing the efficiency of their production processes.
”Did you know carbon footprint of plastic is approx 6kg CO2 per KG of plastic
The solution to wrap up the issue
As with all our packaging requirement and improvement reviews our Representatives gather the information before hand to identify potential products that can improve specific areas, procedures and help to reach ambitions and goals.
For this client our Nano pallet wrap seemed to tick all the right boxes.
Nano film is a multi-layer film that is thin but very strong. Power pre-stretch pallet wrappers are used to apply the film, and this is because the film is so high performing. By using Nano film your cost to wrap each pallet is significantly less as is the amount of film used, which in turn also reduces your plastic waste and carbon footprint, achieved while having no negative impact on the pallet stability and even securing it better.
The tables show the results from the trial
MPW12IF 10 clear machine film provides an excellent saving in terms of weight of film used and actual film costs, minimal amendment was required to the machine, just slight adjustment to the tension. As the product as 55-layer Nano Technology, film, it reduces the amount of static generated and gives a high clarity result.