Industries

Packaging

What We Do
This field of bulk purchasing deals with the design of equipment used for the handling of dry materials. At SN Lavalin, we source materials, weigh the materials, prevent and eliminate cramping, integrate bulk materials with other brands’ equipment, increase productivity and minimize dirt accumulation. We have been in practice for over ten years and make connections with several companies to produce and distribute bulk-purchasing packaging equipment.

Common Packaging Methods

Standard Packaging methods that involve moving bulk ingredients and powder are:

  • Pallet Wrapping

Pallet wrap is a plastic film most commonly made from linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE). The manufacturing process involves heating and compressing resin (the small pellets of plastic material) at a specific temperature according to the viscosity required.

  • Sachet Bag Packaging

Sachet bags easily hold single-dose powders or liquids for the sample or travel purpose. Sachet pouches are also preferred for the food and medical industries because they can preserve foodstuff and pills well in a compact and economical bag.

  • Cello Wrapping

Cello wrap, or cellophane, is a quality packaging material used to wrap several products such as perfume boxes and candles. A thin filmy layer of biodegradable cellophane is wrapped around the product; loose edges are sealed by heat and cooled to form a solid, customer-friendly closure.

Other cooking packaging methods include Canning, Cartoning, Blending, Pouch Filling, Stick Packaging, Blister Packaging, Fractional packaging, Automatic filling and sealing, FIBC Discharge and Filling, Pre-Made Pouch Filling, etc.

Bulk Material Characteristics

Bulk ingredients used in packaging range from oily to dry, non-free-flowing to free-flowing, and large particles to powder. Some of these material features are

 

  • They can be free-flowing and semi free-flowing
  • Dustiness

Depending on their form, they tend to cause particles therein to become airborne due to stimulus.

  • Moistness

These materials tend to be slightly wet

  • They are prone to contamination
  • They are perishable. They last only a short period.
  • They possess materials that cake, smear, or pack.

Common Bulk Materials Handled

In this industry, common bulk materials that are used include

  • Brownie mix / Cake mix
  • Rice
  • Malt
  • Frozen foods
  • Flours
  • Detergents
  • Cheese powder
  • Kinds of pasta
  • Pet foods
  • Rice
  • Pesticides
  • Grains
  • Powdered drink mixes
  • Salt blends
  • Soup mixes
  • Sugar
  • Spices
  • Seasonings
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Tree Nuts
  • Teas

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SN Lavalin's Equipment Used for Packaging

Independent units to engineered systems, SL Lavalin’s equipment can work with other manufacturers’ equipment, prevent clogging, alleviate the degradation of products, source out materials from containers like silos or vehicles, and promote productivity. This equipment includes a mobile filler, Screw conveyor, Bag dischargers, and drum dumpers.
Functions of SN Lavalin's Bulk Packaging Equipment
  • Carefully handles fragile materials
  • Eradicate cross-contamination between changeovers
  • Effectively controls a considerable amount of materials that are contamination sensitive
  • Feed packaging lines