Paper pallets are substitutes for the old usage of wood pallets considering the fact that wood pallets have many known disadvantages such as risk to human health, damage to goods due to wood splinters.
Why Eco Friendly Pallet?
- Annually, 1 million acres of forests are being killed for new pallets in the US alone.
- Rapid deforestation – 40 years to replace.
- Millions of old pallets discarded take decades to decompose.
- Broken pallets are illegally dumped.
- Illegal open burning.
- Increased open burnings lead to global warming.
- Insects transported by wooden pallets killed thousand of trees.
- Toxic fumigation depletes ozone and poses health & safety issues.
- ISPM 15 Ruling requires toxic fumigation for wooden pallets or risk having the total shipment rejected.