• Layflat tubing is made from a continuous tube of polythene on a roll.
  • Layflat tubing is ideal for packaging long 'difficult to wrap' items.
  • Items can be inserted into layflat tubing which is then cut to the required length.
  • Layflat tubing ends can be heat sealed, tied, stapled or taped shut to create made to measure bags.
  • Layflat tubing is made from low density polyethylene film.
  • Use black layflat tubing where security may be an issue.

Polythene layflat sheeting

  • Polythene sheeting is widely used to provide all year round tunnelling cover for green houses in commercial agriculture, forestry and gardening.
  • Polythene sheeting uses the highest quality raw material to ensures high transparency.
  • Polythene sheeting offers protection against UV rays.
  • Composting cover polythene sheeting is extremely robust against mechanical damage, resistant to compost acids and withstands aging caused by sun light.

Common usages of polythene layflat sheeting

  • Dust sheets
  • Protecting pallets of goods.
  • Temporary floor covering.
  • Temporary roofing covers.
  • Water tight isolation of tanks and reservoirs.
  • Water proofing of various building partitions.
  • Underlays to provide smooth base for flooring.
  • Temporary protection of materials on building sites.

Common layflat tubing questions

  • What are the advantages of layflat poly tubing?
    • No need for a large inventory of different sized poly bags.
    • Layflat tubing is great for packaging products that have odd sizes.
  • Is layflat tubing water tight?
    • Layflat tubing isn't completely airtight. However layflat tubing is fully watertight.
  • Can I use layflat tubing for wrapping and freezing foods?
    • Polythene is temperature stable down to domestic deep freeze levels.
    • Therefore layflat tubing can be used for freezing food.
  • Can I use layflat as air-ducting?
    • Lots of people use layflat tubing as cheap air-ducting.
  • Can I make my own bags from layflat tubing?
    • Yes. You will need a heat sealer with a cutter to make life easy.
    • If you are packing components of various lengths with a common width layflat is the ideal solution.
    • Layflat tubing saves stocking loads of different bags.
  • What duty should I use to pack steel angle-iron?
  • What duty should I use for packing curtains?

Polythene plastic sheeting

  • Plastic polythene sheeting is manufactured from low density polythene and widely used as protection from dust, dirt and moisture.
  • Polythene sheeting is ideal for wrapping goods in storage or transit and for protecting furniture and floors when decorating.
  • Polythene sheeting is widely used in many outdoor tasks for example in building work, plant protection, ground work, greenhouses etc.
Plastic sheeting usage
40 micron polythene sheeting
  • Suited for light duty protection.
  • e.g. painting, spraying, dust cover etc.
62.5 micron polythene sheeting
  • Ideal for temporary protection of furniture whilst decorating.
100 micron polythene sheeting
  • Medium duty protection.
  • e.g. protecting floors, roofs and furniture.
150 micron polythene sheeting
  • Heavy duty applications
  • e.g. mixing cement, roof covering, industrial protection, weather protection etc.
450 gauge polythene sheeting
  • Perfect for outdoor tasks.
  • e.g. building work, protecting plants, temporary shed roof, window repairs etc.
500 gauge heavy weight polythene sheeting
  • Again perfect for outdoor tasks.
  • e.g. building work or house roof repairs.
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