Plastic vs. Wooden Pallets


Plastic HDPE Injected Pallets Wooden Pallets
CHEMICAL & ORGANIC REFUSE AGGRESSION RESISTANCE HIGH LOW
NATURE FRIENDLINESS HIGH
(100% recyclable)
LOW
(deforestation, Methane gas formation while decaying)
COST EFFECTIVENESS HIGH
(reusable, no repair costs)
LOW

 

DURABILITY HIGH
(life span of 15 years)
LOW
(life span of 3 years)
USER SAFETY HIGH
(soft corners, no nails)
LOW
(nails, sharp corners, chipped wood)
CUSTOMIZATION Design & color variety, hot stamp, mold-in logo, Anti skid plugs, etc. Painting & sticker
(limited durability)
HYGIENE HIGH
(waterproof & easy to wash with chemical detergents)
LOW
(decay/contamination of perishable products, pest movements)
EASE OF HANDLING (LOADING/MOVING) HIGH
(light-weighted, stackable, nestable)
LOW
(heavy-weighted)
SHOCK RESISTANCE HIGH LOW
(breaks/chips easily on impact)

* Box Pallet dimensions are subject to ±0.5% deviation.

** All technical data provided, have been tested under pre-defined conditions. Varying data may result from different conditions of usage such as temperature, loading method, and length of storage time. Our customer support team is pleased to be at your disposal to check the special requirements of your individual application.