Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC), also known as FIBC bulk bags or super sacks, are large industrial sacks for storing and transporting dry, flowable materials in bulk quantities.
FIBC bulk bags typically feature four lifting loops on the top of the bag, facilitating convenient handling with forklifts, cranes, or other lifting devices. Widely employed in agriculture, construction, mining, chemicals, food processing, and pharmaceuticals, these durable sacks offer recyclability and reusability, rendering them an eco-conscious packaging choice.
Codefine is both a manufacturer and distributor of FIBC bulk bags and has helped businesses across industry verticals to choose packaging bags with less environmental footprint.
If you are interested in discovering effective ways to recycle bulk bags and further explore their sustainable attributes, we invite you to delve into our comprehensive article on Ways to Recycle FIBC’s.
Here are the major types based on their shape:
These square or rectangular-shaped bags consist of four fabric panels that are sewn together. They are perfect for storing and transporting bulky goods.
These FIBC bulk bags have internal baffles or partitions which prevent bulging and sagging. They are ideal for materials that need to be kept stable during transportation, such as fine powders and granular materials.
The bags are crafted from a single piece of fabric that is transformed into a tube-like shape with a cylindrical form. Flat panels are stitched at the top and bottom to create a cylindrical structure for the bag.
Here are the major types based on their fabric:
Made from regular polypropylene fabric and suitable for storing and transporting non-flammable materials without explosion risks.
Made from anti-static polypropylene fabric, these FIBC bulk bags also have conductive threads allowing safe storage and transportation of flammable materials such as solvents and fuels.
Manufactured using anti-static polypropylene fabric, these bags are perfect for storing and transporting materials with a low risk of explosion.
These anti-static bags with earthing and conductive fabric can safely store and transport flammable powders and materials that specifically have a risk of explosion.
Some FIBC bags also meet specific safety standards, such as UN-Certified FIBC bags: These adhere to United Nations’ regulations to transport chemicals and dangerous substances safely and securely.
Are you interested in obtaining further information regarding the various types of FIBC bulk bags offered by Codefine? We invite you to visit our main webpage, where we provide a comprehensive display of our primary product offerings and an industry overview.
|Capacity||Large storage capacity, ranging from 500 to 2,000 kilograms.|
|Easy to handle||Easy to handle, thanks to lifting loops.|
|UN certified||Meets United Nations’ regulations to transport chemicals and dangerous substances safely and securely.|
|Lightweight||They are strong, but also lightweight - saving on transportation costs.|
|Reusability||They are reusable and recyclable, making them cost-effective and sustainable.|
|Flexible design||Suitable for a variety of industries and storage purposes.|
|UV-resistance||Help protect contents from sunlight and weathering.|
Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC’s) are:
If you are interested in exploring whether used bulk bags are a suitable choice for your business, we recommend reading our informative article about used FIBC’s, which examines the advantages and considerations associated with utilizing previously used FIBC bags. You will learn insights into the cost-effectiveness, safety, efficiency and environmental impact of these containers, enabling you to make an informed decision regarding their suitability for your specific business and safety requirements.
FIBC’s are a versatile packaging solution used in different industry sectors due to their large capacity, durability, and flexibility in design.
In addition to their modernity and sustainability, FIBC bulk bags offer the advantage of being recyclable and reusable, minimizing environmental impact and contributing to a circular economy. Their versatility, durability, and eco-conscious features make FIBC bulk bags a preferred choice for businesses seeking efficient, cost-effective, and environmentally responsible packaging solutions.
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