Bulk Bags

JumboSack Corporation offers a wide range of bulk bags, meticulously designed to meet various industries’ unique needs, from agriculture to construction.

Bulk Bags

Standard bulk bags for hassle-free and quick storage solutions.

Bulk Bag Liners

Moisture-resistant bulk bag liners prevent damage to valuable goods.

Custom Bulk Bags

Versatile options: Craft custom bulk bags for diverse industries’ demands.

In-Stock Quick Ship Bags

Bulk bags ready for immediate shipments available.

Feed Bulk Bags

Maximize Livestock Health and Farm Efficiency with Quality Feed Bags.

Food Grade Bulk Bags

Ensure food safety with our trusted Food Grade Bulk Bags.

Mesh Onion Bags

Durable, breathable mesh bags ideal for storing and transporting onions.

Mesh Potato Bags

Ventilated mesh bags designed for safe potato storage and transport.

Seed Bulk Bags

Boost Yields and Efficiency with Premium Secure Seed Bulk Bags.

Firewood Storage Bags

Sturdy, spacious bags for efficient firewood storage and transportation.

Static Proactive Bags

Static-resistant CHROMIQ bags: Ideal for sensitive and flammable materials.

UN Certified Bulk Bags

Meet regulations with our UN Certified Bulk Bags for dangerous goods.

Ventilated Bulk Bags

Choose our Ventilated Bulk Bags for optimal airflow and protection.

Type A Bulk Bag

Large sack for transporting and storing bulk materials.

Type B Bulk Bag

Grounded, non-conductive sack for flammable materials.

Type C Bulk Bag

Conductive, static-safe container for flammable materials

Type D Bulk Bag

Static dissipative; low energy discharge; for flammable materials.

Industry Solutions

Our extensive catalog ensures you find the perfect bulk bag, tailored to your industry specific needs

Agriculture

Optimized bulk bags for the thriving agriculture sector’s storage needs.

Construction

Efficient bulk bags tackle construction industry’s storage and transportation challenges

Chemicals

Safely transport and store chemicals with specialized bulk bag options.

Manufacturing

Tailored bulk bags streamline material handling for diverse manufacturing processes.

Food Packaging

Bulk bags designed to meet strict food safety regulations and standards.

Mining

Secure bulk bags ensure safe and reliable mineral containment solutions.

Pharmaceuticals

Reliable bulk bags ensure smooth pharmaceutical operations and compliance adherence.

Recycling

Customized bulk bags support organized sorting and recycling operations seamlessly.

Resources

Helpful information for customers looking for additional information about Bulk Bags

FIBC Buying Guide

Find the perfect FIBC for your needs with expert guidance.

Maximize Savings with FIBCs

discover the unparallel economic advantages of using Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers

Blog

Informative insights on bulk bag solutions and industry trends.

Can Bulk Bags Be Stored Outside? What You Need to Know

Bulk bags, also known as Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBCs), are an indispensable tool in various industries for storing and transporting goods like sand, grains, and chemicals. They are lauded for their durability, cost-effectiveness, and ease of use. However, a question that frequently arises is: Can bulk bags be stored outside?

In this post, we’ll delve into the factors that you should consider when storing bulk bags outdoors and share some best practices for doing so.

UV Resistance

The primary concern when storing bulk bags outside is the exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays. Many bulk bags are made from woven polypropylene, which can degrade when exposed to UV radiation. However, modern bulk bags often come with UV inhibitors to combat this problem. Check the manufacturer’s details to ensure the bags are UV-resistant if you plan on storing them outdoors for extended periods.

Moisture and Weather Conditions

Storing bulk bags in a moist or wet environment can compromise the integrity of the bag and its contents. It’s crucial to place the bags on a dry surface and ensure that they are adequately covered or sealed to prevent moisture intrusion.

Pest Control

When storing bulk bags outside, you’re exposed to the risk of pest intrusion. Ensure that the bags are tightly sealed to prevent rodents or insects from affecting the contents.

Ground Surface

Consider the type of surface where you plan to store the bulk bags. Gravel or concrete is generally more advisable than soft ground or grass to prevent moisture absorption and provide stability.

Storing bulk bags outdoors comes with its set of challenges, but it’s not an impossibility. By considering factors like UV resistance, weather conditions, and ground surface, you can take steps to maximize the longevity of your bulk bags. Always refer to the manufacturer’s guidelines for best practices specific to your bags. With proper planning and precautions, you can safely store bulk bags outside while minimizing risks.

Remember, the success of outdoor storage largely depends on the quality and type of bulk bags you use. Ensure you choose bags that fit your specific needs and environment.

By following these guidelines, you can make an informed decision about storing bulk bags outdoors, ensuring the safety and longevity of both the bags and their contents.