Our Big Bags

  Warning (UV)

The fabrics, stripes and sewing threads used in the manufacture of the FIBCs we supply, are all stabilized with ultraviolet protection (UV)

Surpassed tests follow the rule ASTM G 53-96 (ISO 21898).

“Big Bag” flexible container are suitable to be stored outside only in short term. If a long term exterior storing is needed, big bags must be covered with awnings or cases which protect FIBCs from rain and sun exposition.

  Label's important data

 Security and usage instructions

Please read carefully the manufacturer’s label that big bag has, and make you sure that filling product doesn’t exceed authorized maximum load (Safe Working Load or SWL):

  • Do not use second hand big bags. They may be damaged or contaminate your product.
  • Do not reuse big bags unless they have been manufactured and labelled to this purpose. If that’s the case, please examine the bags carefully before filling them again.
  • Do not fill the big bags with highly-hot contents.
  • Do execute transport maneuvers softly when big bag is in suspension.
  • Do consider the possible effects of electrostatic charge during big bag’s loading and unloading.
  • Do examine visually all the big bags before filling them and check that discharge spout is correctly closed.
  • Do use elevation means with capacity enough for standing suspended goods.
  • Do adjust forklift forks up to big bag width.
  • Do make you sure that forklift’s forks or elevation hooks have the correct size and that they are rounded.
  • Do protect big bags from rain and long-term sun exposition.
  • Do not drag the big bags by the floor and avoid brushes with forklift mast.
  • Do not let anyone be under suspended big bag.
  • Do not lift 4 loops big bags with less of intended elevation points. In case of dropping, lift up the bag using a string all along the 4 loops.
  • Do not remove forklift forks until the big bag is completely stable in the floor. Avoid brushes when introducing and removing forklift.
  • Do not make more than 3 level stacking unless the big bags have been produced for this purpose.
  • Do consult any doubt you may have with your supplier.