The Economic Impact of Sustainable Packaging

There’s a big misconception out there that high costs are associated with efforts to invest in sustainability. However, if businesses and brands start to look at the bigger picture, investing in sustainable product production and packaging results in immediate financial gain and long-term economic success. Now that the world has opened its eyes to environmental … Read more

How Sustainable Packaging is Made

Because of the recent demand for sustainable products and packaging from consumers, scientists have had to find alternative materials that are just as durable as plastic but don’t pollute the environment and add to our landfills. The goal is to do as little harm as possible to the planet, and luckily, there are several ways … Read more

6 Benefits of Using Sustainable Packaging

Efforts from businesses to go greener and more eco-friendly have been on the rise lately as models start to forecast an increase in demand for sustainable products and packaging. Consumers have become more aware of the effect fossil fuels can have on the environment and it shows in recent purchase patterns. When businesses take a … Read more

Bio-PE and PCR: What’s the Difference?

Top Tubes is now offering eco-friendly sustainable packing products to help lower their carbon footprint. Repurposing existing plastics uses fewer fossil fuels and energy, overall saving the environment from excess pollution and wasted resources. Our teams at Top Tubes are dedicated to our customer’s wants and needs by giving them the option to go green … Read more

How are Plastic Squeeze Tubes Made?

Today, plastic squeeze tubes have become the go-to for plastic tubing and containers in almost every industry including dental, cosmetic, food and pharmaceutical. Plastic tubing is cheap, efficient and aesthetically pleasing, all while keeping contents fresh and giving a longer shelf life. Plastic is also known for its durability and strength and with its high … Read more

How Are Plastic Toothpaste Tubes Made?

The first toothpaste tubes were made of tin and lead and remained so until there was a metal shortage during World War II. During the war, tin and lead was reserved for the military and production on toothpaste turned to aluminum and plastic. Though, it was found that some of the ingredients in the toothpaste … Read more

How Plastic Tubes Are Made

Plastic tubing is used in just about every industry you can think of including cosmetics, food, and pharmaceutical. The process of making plastic tubes is called extrusion which is a process that takes raw hard plastic and melts it into a liquid. The melted plastic is then is formed into a solid shape through a … Read more

4 Styles of Plastic Tubes

Whether its cosmetic, pharmaceutical, food, or industrial, plastic tubes and laminate tubes are always used as a convenient and efficient way to use a product.Tubes remain one of the more popular options for any type of product packaging. It might be hard to choose what style of the tube you need but we here at … Read more

CO-Extruded, ABL and PBL Tubes

Plastic tubes have come a long way and serve an important role in the marketplace. Without plastic tubes for cosmetics or other plastic tubes, a diverse amount of products would be obsolete and the shelves would be empty. When it comes to cosmetics there are three prominent plastic tubes that dominate the plastic and laminated … Read more

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