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HAND SEALERS HZ

Our HZ Hand Sealers are a light weight, mobile hand sealer which is ready to be used in all positions. Both sealing bars are permanently heated and the temperature can be adjusted to suit all different types of barrier foil laminates, removing the need to have multiple types of hand sealers just to attend to different barrier foil types. The HZ Sealers have a sturdy sealing jaw which 12mm wide, giving you perfect sealing results! […]

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What is the level of humidity inside your Barrier Foil Bag?

If you need to know the level of Humidity inside your Barrier Foil Bag we have various options for you to choose. If you have machinery inside and you need to keep it below 38 % relative humidity which is the start point for corrosion we can fit a clear window with a humidity indicator We can also fit a screw in humidity indicator which has the humidity card as part of the fitting If […]

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Wedding Dress Storage

Getting married is classed as one of the top ten occasions considered as a milestone in a persons life. The wedding day is very important to every man and woman; this is your special day that is about you and your partner entering a new life together, in partnership. For the women, the wedding dress is a massively important part of the wedding day. Poring through countless bridal magazines and trying on countless gowns, you […]

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Constant Development

Protective Packaging’s success for 30 years and dominance in our sector is due to a number of factors; in particular our focus on quality, our dedication to our customers and our ability to deliver a bespoke climatic packaging service to meet specialised requirements. To do this requires the recruitment, training and retention of a highly skilled workforce. Ongoing success means ongoing innovation and development, and at Protective Packaging, we are committed to ensuring our team […]

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30 Years of Protective Packaging Ltd

Since joining Protective Packaging at the beginning of February last year I find myself celebrating my first full year with the company at the same time we are celebrating the 30th anniversary of PPL, as you may be able to tell from our shiny new temporary logo! In my short time with the company I have been amazed on a daily basis at all of the different types of industries that use our products. From […]

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Why use a ShockWatch® 2 Indicator?

A ShockWatch® indicator offers valuable means of determining the condition of the goods at every stage of the distribution chain and provide a very visible deterrent to mishandling. ShockWatch® is an impact detection device which fixes directly to the outside of shipping cartons. The label contains a tiny vial filled with a special liquid which turns from clear to bright red if the package is roughly handled. Unfortunately, the ShockWatch® is known to activate during […]

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Quality begins Internally…

Protective Packaging Ltd’ objective is to ensure that they have effective control of their own Quality System. My day-to-day duties are generally conducted in the realms of the accounts’ department but I have recently joined the Internal Audit Team which focuses on ensuring Quality  throughout. Being a part of the Internal Audit Team has meant that I have been exposed to different areas of Protective Packaging Ltd’ departments and their procedures, which I hadn’t previously […]

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Why use an Aluminium Barrier Foil Drum Liner?

Do you produce or manufacture atmospherically-sensitive products and use Drums or Pails during your processing?  They are a popular solution for the packaging of adhesives and sealants, particularly reactive hot melts, speciality chemicals, colorants, pharmaceuticals, plastic resins and compounds. Some of these applications can create cleanliness issues and contamination during processing meaning that your company has to either dispose of the Drums or Pails securely or for them to be sterilised before they are reused […]

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Surviving the Test of Time

When you were younger, did you ever bury a time capsule in the hope that someone will find it in the future? Well most of us did, so when John Mckenzie from the Shetland Amenity Trust called to tell us how they had found a time capsule when restoring their town hall in Lerwick on the Shetland Isles and believed it to be protected in our Barrier Foil PP250, we were delighted! John went on […]

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Should have gone to Specsavers

At Protective Packaging, we are well stocked with years of experience, readily available to help our customers with their barrier foil requirements.   Quite often, customers approach us with issues about inspecting the internals of a foil bag once it has been hermetically sealed. This could be due to customs clearance, inspection of products during transit, or the ability to monitor humidity levels inside of the bag but the list really does go on as […]

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