Shrink film is a plastic that comes in four types:
Polypropylene shrink wrap is the least common choice for packaging, while the other three are used extensively in multiple industries around the world. Each material offers different characteristics, advantages and disadvantages, which you can learn more about on our blog.
Once you've chosen the best plastic for your wrapping and packaging project, you'll also need to consider the form of shrink wrap material you'll use. You have four options: tubing, bags, centerfold rolls and single wound (flat) rolls. Our complete list of shrink wrap products includes a closer look at each option.