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Debunking the Top 4 Myths of Flexible Waste Packaging

Last Updated On Oct 22, 2020

Since PacTec began over 30 years ago, significant innovations in flexible waste packaging have occurred, creating a large shift in the way waste generators safely transport and dispose of problematic waste streams. You’re no longer restricted to using bulky, heavy, expensive, and difficult-to-manage rigid containers. While rigid containers may have their place in certain applications, the mindset has shifted towards the safety and reliability of flexible waste packaging for most industrial and nuclear waste types.

Let’s put to rest some common misconceptions about flexible waste packaging.

Topics: Containment, industrial waste, nuclear waste, waste packaging price, flexible waste packaging

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Topics: Containment, industrial waste, nuclear waste, waste packaging price, flexible waste packaging

MacroBags aid Idaho National Labs in realizing $10.0 Million Savings

Last Updated On Jul 24, 2020

Idaho National Labs, a US Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratory, was looking to meet regulatory milestones and reduce costs for a massive planned LLMW cleanup effort, and engaged PacTec MacroBags®, the easy-to-use flexible packaging that meets US DOT shipping regulations AND is approved as MACRO TREATMENT, meeting the LDR requirement for disposal. Low Level Mixed Waste (LLMW) is a waste stream that is both a hazardous waste and a radioactive waste. This combination of hazards in one waste results in a limited number of treatment and disposal options for generators and subsequently high treatment and disposal costs.

Topics: Containment, nuclear waste, flexible waste packaging, costsavings

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Topics: Containment, nuclear waste, flexible waste packaging, costsavings

Your Guide to Flexible Waste Packaging Costs

Last Updated On Oct 3, 2019

 

One of the first questions we often get when discussing packaging options for waste disposal is: How much does flexible waste packaging cost?

This is a reasonable question, and although there are several factors to consider, I’ll do my best to provide you some general pricing information.

Topics: Containment, industrial waste, nuclear waste, waste packaging price, flexible waste packaging, cost

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Topics: Containment, industrial waste, nuclear waste, waste packaging price, flexible waste packaging, cost

Independent Labs Agree: Flexible LLW Packaging Beats Rigid Containment

Last Updated On Aug 26, 2019

At PacTec, we've been working like dogs to create the most robust, compliant and cost-effective packaging solutions for all levels of nuclear waste. Like Fido above, our customers can attest to the many reasons why they feel flexible packaging is superior to traditional rigid containment.

Topics: Containment, nuclear waste

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Topics: Containment, nuclear waste

Industrial Supplies for Your Nuclear Site Needs

Last Updated On Jul 30, 2019

While PacTec prides itself on our custom engineered nuclear solutions, we're also quality manufacturers of common industrial waste products that you likely have a need for. If you're not already familiar with some of our offerings, please allow us to introduce you to them here.

Topics: industrial waste, nuclear waste

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Topics: industrial waste, nuclear waste