Use these gauge (thickness) descriptions as an aid in selecting the proper polyethylene bag thickness for your packaging needs.
All Argrov Box Poly Bags are made of 100% virgin, high clarity polyethylene film. The bags meet FDA and USDA specifications for food contact.
- 1 Mil (.001) - Lightweight Poly Bags for temporary storage and protection from dirt, dust and moisture.
- 1.5 Mil (.0015) Lightweight for packaging soft, lightweight items such as paper, childrenšs clothes and small plastic products.
- 2 Mil (.002) - The most popular thickness. Ideal for shipping parts, clothing or for protecting food.
- 3 Mil (.003) - Provides added protection for packaging and storing heavier, non-bulky items.
- 4 Mil (.004) - A heavy duty Poly Bag for heavier, slightly bulky items such as parts and tools. Also provides extra protection from pointed edges.
- 6 Mil (.006) - Extra strong Poly Bag to prevent punctures and tears. To hold heavy contents such as books and for extra bulky items.