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Do you need a bespoke polythene bag for your business?

August 27th 2019

As manufacturers and suppliers of a huge range of sacks, tubing, polythene bags, we can supply you with whatever you need. If you can’t see something that your business needs on our website, we’ll make it especially for you so that you don’t miss out. We work with a huge range of industries, and whether clinical waste sacks are what you need, or plastic sheeting is required, Abbey Polythene can help.

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Helping you dispose of your food waste responsibly!

July 29th 2019

Food waste is a major issue in modern society. In fact, 15 million tonnes of food are wasted every year in the UK while 4.2m tonnes are wasted by consumers alone. While finding ways to buy food in a more conservative fashion is crucial for your bank balance, it’s the disposal of surplus food that will make the biggest impact on the environment.

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A step by step guide to confidential waste bags

July 10th 2019

The safe disposal of confidential company files and information is an obligation that all UK businesses are bound by. Whether it’s client data, employee data, or details of suppliers doesn’t matter. You must not dispose of the content in an incorrect fashion, or else a £500,000 fine and prison sentence could find its way to your door. Confidential waste bags are, therefore, a crucial investment.

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Choosing Quality Waste Sacks Saves you Money

May 21st 2019

As a business that uses a lot of waste sacks you don’t want to have to double up or deal with spillages across the floors of your offices or factory floor. That’s why going for the cheapest option is often bad idea.

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Why Printed Polythene Bags are good for Business

April 12th 2019

Most businesses need printed polythene bags for a number of uses, whether you’re marketing your business or differentiating your waste. You can also purchase polythene bags in a multitude of different colours that can even have your company logo printed on them. For many companies it is a requirement to have your details printed on waste bags so that the disposal management companies can identify the rubbish from your company. For a hassle free way of organising your commercial waste, polythene bags are the perfect solution for your business.

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Why Paper isn’t Always Best

March 12th 2019

When people talk about plastics, they often point fingers at how plastics are difficult to recycle, create a huge waste problem and ultimately leads to a worse environment. Unfortunately, these assumptions are not based on science or facts–it’s just a misconception.

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Polythene Sheeting: What It Is and What It’s Used For

January 8th 2019

With so many technological advances developed in the last few years, it’s no wonder that every job can be done easily and more efficiently. Polythene sheeting is one of these wonders which really make every job easier even for amateurs. Because it has so many uses, this incredibly versatile material will allow you to solve any problem faster, in clever ways.

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Reducing Waste over Christmas

November 23rd 2018

Christmas is a time most of us spend celebrating, gift giving and eating sumptuous meals with friends and family, all of which are a wonderful way to finish the year. Unfortunately the amount of waste generated over Christmas escalates as much as the celebrations do, but it doesn’t have to be this way. Here are some tips to reduce your waste over Christmas without reducing the festive spirit.

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The Importance of Low Melt EVA Bags

October 19th 2018

Low melt EVA bags are important for storage and processing in both the food industry and industrial applications such as rubber and plastic processing. Their specific advantages make them ideally suited to a number of different uses in each industry.

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GDPR and confidential waste

September 28th 2018

Disposing of confidential waste responsibly is not only the right thing for businesses to do, but it is also governed by law in the UK. Both the Data Protection Act 1998 and the newer GDPR legislation require businesses to meet stringent requirements in terms of secure data destruction.

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