AirPouch® EZ-Tear™ Pillows and AirPouch® FastWrap™ Stock List
Automated Packaging Systems is the originator and sole manufacturer of genuine AirPouch® EZ-Tear™ pillows and AirPouch FastWrap™ bubble on demand products. Since 1962, we have been committed to providing the highest quality poly bags with the shortest lead times in the industry.
Our US plastics manufacturing processes are certified to ISO 9001:2008. Material uniformity and integrity exceed quality standards established by the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA). With multiple manufacturing facilities throughout the world, we offer the largest plastic manufacturing capacity to ensure your supply chain remains constant. AirPouch EZ-Tear pillows and FastWrap bubble on demand products use EarthAware™ biodegradable (EGDC) and recycled (RGT) materials for strength and durability that improve protection while reducing packing and shipping costs, yet are environmentally friendly. Also available is DuraClear 2000™ (DC2), a specially formulated, linear low density polyethylene with superior durability, puncture-resistance, clarity and strength.
Available exclusively for AirPouch EZ-Tear pillows is XD Blend™ material (EGXD). XD Blend is engineered using the latest polymer technologies to provide an air pillow with superior strength that also promotes sustainability. XD Blend material comes standard as an EarthAware biodegradable material at an industry leading 0.95 mil thickness
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Biodegradable and Recycled air pillows for void-fill packing - Environmentally-friendly and system-matched for guaranteed performance
The AirPouch Express 3 Void-fill System produces strong, durable air pillows that provide protection while reducing packing and shipping costs. Only AirPouch pillows offer our exclusive EZ-Tear™ Perforations, which allow quick and easy pillow separation for highly productive, ergonomic handling. These specially designed perforations also allow more air into each pillow, providing a better yield and a lower cost per cubic foot. Biodegradable and Recycled air pillows are an eco-friendly alternative to traditional poly packing materials.
Biodegradable DuraClear™ 2000 (EGDC) is a linear low density polyethylene that contains a proprietary additive that causes biodegradation of the poly in nine months to five years, depending on exposure conditions. Material performance properties and shelf life remain in tact, as biodegradation only occurs when in contact with other biodegrading material, such as the conditions found in landfills, home and commercial composting. EGDC pillows biodegrade in both aerobic (with the presence of free oxygen) and anaerobic (without the presence of free oxygen) conditions.
Recycled RGT film is made with recycled bag and pillow material. It is designed to provide a cost-effective alternative to other sustainable products when color uniformity is a secondary performance requirement. RGT is fully opaque and offers good durability.
Both EGDC and RGT pillows offer excellent printing characteristics, and come in easily recognizable green shades for end-user awareness. Like all polyethylene materials, EarthAware™ pillows can be repeatedly recycled.