Physical Properties of Polypropylene Bags — 6 Comments

  1. Really this Article is very helpful and informative. Polypropylene bags are an excellent solution to pack 30-50 KG of dry material. These small bags are manufactured from woven polypropylene fabric which has superior strength and less prone to punctures. PP woven small bags may come in laminated or non-laminated version depending upon the need of the material.

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  2. Just found a supplier of polypropylene rolls here in Ghana! They suggested that I buy 65-75gsm and I can get it on an 18″ roll/1,000m. Is this GSM sufficient for holding clay-ey earth?

  3. Hi Owen,

    You gathered all the properties of woven polypropylene bags. Maybe you should add the word “woven” into your title. Because there’re many kinds of polypropylene bags. And only woven polypropylene bags are used in earthbag building.

    Find more info about woven polyporpylene bags here,

    • Yes, you are correct. Most of the time I leave out the word ‘woven’ because we’re talking about rice bags, sand bags, grain bags that everyone knows about.

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