What are the benefits of investing in cardboard shredding machinery for e-commerce and third party logistics sectors?

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Investing in Cardboard Shredding machinery offers numerous benefits for e-commerce and third-party logistics (3PL) sectors, which are crucial in managing waste and protecting sensitive information. Here are the key advantages: In summary, cardboard shredding machinery not only supports the operational and environmental goals of the e-commerce and 3PL sectors but also enhances security and compliance, contributing to a more sustainable and…

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Environmentally Responsible Void-Fill Methods for UK Transit Packaging

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The rise in e-commerce sales has significantly increased the UK’s demand for transit packaging materials. Traditional void-fill options like plastic bubble wrap and foam peanuts have a substantial negative environmental impact, as they are non-recyclable and contribute to plastic waste. However, UK companies are responsible for minimising the use of such unsustainable packaging materials and…

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Popular Packaging Items for UK E-commerce Sellers

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For UK e-commerce sellers, selecting the right types of packaging is crucial for product protection, enhancing the customer experience, and aligning with sustainability goals. Based on current trends and expert insights, the following are the top-selling types of packaging for e-commerce sellers in the UK: Corrugated Cardboard Boxes Corrugated cardboard boxes are the most popular…

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Step Into Sustainability: Cardboard Shredders for Green Void-Fill Materials.

Introduction: In the quest for sustainable packaging solutions, cardboard shredders emerge as a game-changer. These innovative machines transform waste cardboard into high-bulk void fill and protective matting material, offering an eco-friendly and cost-effective alternative to traditional packaging materials. Let’s explore the world of cardboard shredders and understand how they contribute to green packaging solutions. The…

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What is the Packaging Tax

The Plastic Packaging Tax: What You Need to Know as a UK-Based Purchaser of Industrial Transit Packaging In a bid to tackle the growing issue of plastic pollution, the UK government introduced a plastic packaging tax in 2022. The tax is designed to encourage businesses to use more sustainable alternatives and reduce the amount of…

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Sustainable Void Fill

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Sustainable Void Fill Void fill is an invaluable commodity in the packaging sector. It can act as an added barrier to keep products safe in transit, whilst we should always endeavour to use the correct size box. Traditional forms of void fill include polystyrene foam peanuts and plastic bubble wrap. However, both of these materials…

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Reduce Ecommerce Packaging Waste with AirWave

The rapid growth in Ecommerce has resulted in a surge in Packaging Waste AirWave air cushions can offer a solution. Benefits of AirWave: Protection Airwave cushions are flexible and adapt to any shape thus preventing breakage in transit. Airwave is ideal for edge protection, as an in-between liner or for cross wrapping to protect all…

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Kraft Padded Paper Mailing Bags

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Kraft paper padded mailing bags are our most sustainable mailer yet, made from mixed recycled and virgin paper. The kraft paper waffle padding provides extra strength for cushioning and protecting your products. The honeycomb structure of the padding not only cushions but also gives a protective spring back, ensuring maximum protection whilst eliminating the need…

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Sustainable Options for Postal and Packaging

At SCS Packaging we have prioritised five key criteria: Sustainable Recyclable Reusable Biodegradable Waste reductive With the new Plastic Packaging Tax coming into effect from April 2021, it is now essential to consider sustainable alternatives to traditional postage and packaging materials. Green Tenzalopes™ guarantee an environmentally conscious solution with no compromise on quality. Biodegradable Packing…

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Water Acivated Tapes

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A significant volume of plastics used in packaging comes from carton sealing tapes. If the plastic tape is not removed from cartons when they are disposed of, another cost is added to the recycling process. The tape itself is not recyclable and goes straight to landfill. Even when removed from cartons before recycling, the tape…

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