Bubble Wrap and Laughing Gas?

There are a lot of well-known products in the world today whose initial uses were not what they became best known for. Take bubble wrap, for instance. Bubble Wrap® was originally intended to be used as wallpaper. Yep. Wallpaper. Back in 1957, a pair of inventors were...

Paper or Plastic?

Whenever I’m at the grocery store, I’m always perplexed about how to respond when I get the inevitable question from the cashier in that bored, monotone voice: “paper or plastic?” I quickly run through the gamut of emotions: “What’s...

HACCP Certification

We get a fair amount of calls from customers for quotes on food-related packaging and a common question we hear is whether our resins are FDA approved. Aside from VCI, they all are. However, it’s important to note that there are other requirements that may be...