Poly Bags
Used In Delis.

This section of Elkay's Poly Bag Foodservice Training Module is designed to quickly provide information regarding the use of poly bags in delis. The products identified here include bags used in deli kitchens and their related take out and catering services.

Commercial & Industrial Kitchens
Bakery
Deli
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Glossary


H

HDPE
This is the acronym for High density, (0.95-0.965) polyethylene. It has much higher stiffness, higher temperature resistance and much better water vapor barrier properties than LDPE, but it is considerably hazier.

High-density polyethylene
A conventional (not biodegradable) plastic, as used commonly in single-use plastic carry bags (HDPE).

Hydrocarbon
This is the chemical term for an organic compound containing only carbon and hydrogen.