The Impact of Wood Pallet Waste on Earth’s Landfills

The Impact of Wood Pallet Waste on Earth’s Landfills

In the United States alone, there are around two billion pallets in circulation. The vast majority of these are wooden and are replaced every year. To put that number into perspective, a million seconds is about eleven and a half days. A billion seconds is 32.7 years. Yes, you read that right—years. Because pallets are…

Five Ways Investing in Plastic Pallets Can Help the Environment

Five Ways Investing in Plastic Pallets Can Help the Environment

With climate change and environmental issues dominating headlines, many businesses are looking for ways to make themselves more sustainable. For businesses that rely on shipping, this can seem daunting. However, there are still ways to do this without sacrificing efficiency or budget. For starters, using plastic pallets over wooden ones is a huge step in…

Does a Pallet’s Size Determine its Weight Capacity?

Does a Pallet’s Size Determine its Weight Capacity?

Overloaded pallets breaking under stress is the last thing you want when shipping product. Not only does it endanger the employees, it adds a time-consuming clean-up process to the day, backing up your delivery schedule and putting unnecessary pressure on the transporter. Fortunately, this can be prevented easily by knowing your pallets’ weight capacity. Does…

5 Benefits of Utilizing a Pallet Racking System

5 Benefits of Utilizing a Pallet Racking System

When it comes to using plastic pallets, there are many perks. Plastic pallets last a long time, are easy to clean, are safe for transporting sensitive materials like food and pharmaceuticals, and can provide savings on freight costs! However, plastic pallets are large and can take up a lot of space – whether they are…

Advantages of HDPE Plastic Pallets

Advantages of HDPE Plastic Pallets

Plastics are everywhere we look. From shampoo bottles to coffee cups to seatbelt buckles, they exist in every aspect of our lives. And because of the exceptional variety of plastic uses, there is also a variety of plastic types. When looking into using plastic pallets, it’s good to be familiar with one of the plastics…

3 Benefits of Buying Brand New Plastic Pallets

3 Benefits of Buying Brand New Plastic Pallets

You’re about to load up the final pallets onto the truck for transportation, when it starts pouring rain. Wood pallets immediately start to absorb moisture, which can cause mold to grow. If your product must remain sanitized, this can create a variety of issues. Plastic pallets are helpful because they stop this from occurring. If…