Packing Materials

Choose from the following links to find out more about the types of packing materials you can use when preparing your package for shipment.

  • Encapsulated-air Plastic Sheeting

    Encapsulated-air plastic sheeting (bubble-pack) is packing material made of air bubbles that are encased between two poly sheets as they are sealed together. Learn how to use this as packing material.

  • Loose items

    Loose FillLoose fill materials are used to fill empty spaces in the packages with lightweight, non-fragile items.

  • Original Manufacturer's Packaging

    Find out about using the orginial manufacturer's packaging when preparing your packages.

  • Double (Over) Boxing Method

    Read about using the overbox method for packing your shipments.

  • Internal Packaging

    Read about using internal packaging when preparing your shipments.

  • Coolants and Refrigerants

    Guidelines for packing your shipments with coolants or refrigerants.

  • Transit Cases

    Learn how to use transit cases to transport your shipments.