Cellophane Bags at Callancote

Cellophane Bags

Cellophane bags are available at Callancote or just sheets of cellophane. Callancote make buying packing supplies for your business affordable and we never skimp on quality.

Cellophane and the  bags are used around cards you’d find shops. It is also commonly used to wrap hampers and gift sets.

What is Cellophane?

Cellophane is a thin, transparent sheet made of regenerated cellulose. Its low permeability to air, oils, greases, bacteria, and water makes it useful for food packaging.

It is also a biodegradable material, but highly toxic carbon disulfide is used in most cellophane production.

Cellophane is a generic term in some countries, but in some is a registered trade mark. cellophane bags

How Cellophane is used today

Cellulose film has been manufactured continuously since the mid-1930s and is still used today. As well as packaging a variety of food items, there are also industrial applications, such as a base for such self-adhesive tapes as Sellotape and Scotch Tape, a semi-permeable membrane in a certain type of battery, as dialysis tubing (Visking tubing), and as a release agent in the manufacture of fibreglass and rubber products.

This particular material is the most popular material for manufacturing cigar packaging; its permeability to moisture makes cellophane the perfect product for this application as cigars must be allowed to “breathe” while in storage.

Due to cellophane itself is 100% biodegradable, this has increased its popularity as a food wrapping. Callancote provide this material to businesses nationwide. We have been providing packaging supplies to numerous businesses for over 30 years. From polymailers, bubble wrap, various envelopes and of course we offer custom printing too. Callancote has it’s own printing machine, everything is done ‘in house’ We never outsource our packaging.

Customers can buy this product in our webshop.

At Callancote you cut out the middle man and buy your supplies directly from us. Not sure what you’re business needs or if there is a better option for your business? Contact Us anytime, we are always happy to help answer your questions.

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