Category Archives: Blog

Appreciate Your Plastics and Packaging

Plastic is all around us and it plays an important role in our everyday lives. The word plastic derives from the Greek word “plastikos” – meaning “capable of being shaped and folded”. Since WWII, the use of plastic has increased massively. The United Nations has claimed that between 1950 and 2009 plastics production and consumption…
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Australian Supermarkets and the War on Plastic Bags

For many years, there has been a push for Australian supermarkets to get rid of plastic bags. It’s estimated that Australian retailers give away roughly 6 billion plastic bags each year. Certain supermarket chains, such as Aldi, don’t provide free plastic bags to their customers, instead offering shoppers the option of buying more durable and…
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Our Asbestos Removal Bags

The team at Dolphin Plastics & Packaging is committed to the highest quality standard for our safety products and we supply many asbestos removal bags across Australia for a broad array of company uses. But what is asbestos? When do you need to watch out for it? And why choose Dolphin Plastics for your asbestos…
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All You Need to Know about Plastic Sustainability

Plastic is all around us and we use it every day of our lives. From shopping bags and food containers to garbage bags and industrial projects, the use of plastic is inescapable. According to the United Nations Environmental Programme, usage has gone from 5.5 million tonnes in the 1950s to 110 million tonnes by the…
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