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Paper Vs. Polypropylene Dunnage Bags

Paper Vs. Polypropylene Dunnage Bags
Why polypropylene dunnage bags are the superior choice

In this blog we will discuss the benefits of choosing polypropylene dunnage bags over paper dunnage bags when used in cargo securement. Complete Packaging Systems recommends our CYCLONE polypropylene dunnage bags over

System Strength of Synthetic Cord Strap

System Strength of Synthetic Cord Strap
Important Terms to Know When Working with Synthetic Cord Strap

When trying to determine the proper strength of synthetic cord strap needed in your load plan there are two types of measurements commonly referred to - Break Strength and System Strength – but what do these mean?

PSI Levels for Dunnage Bags

PSI Levels for Dunnage Bags
PSI Levels and Where They Can Be Found on Dunnage Bags

Dunnage bags are a versatile and easy way to fill voids in load plans, but there are user recommendations for dunnage bags the operator should follow. In this blog, we will describe the importance of filling your

Creating a Great Load Plan

Creating a Great Load Plan
Load Plan Generation Using Load Plan Software and Industry Guidelines

A perfect way to generate a safe load plan when preparing to ship your product in a closed car is by referencing the AAR (Association of American Railroads) Loading Guides for your commodity combined with the use of

What Are Contour Buffer Pads?

What Are Contour Buffer Pads?
How contour buffer pads can be used in roll paper shipments

When shipping roll paper, it can be difficult to find a product that fills voids between paper rolls due to the curved, rounded shape of the rolls. Contour buffer pads are designed to help stabilize dunnage bags and

Get Creative with Recycling: CYCLONE Dunnage Bags

Get Creative with Recycling: CYCLONE Dunnage Bags
Recycle & Reuse Our CYCLONE Dunnage Bags

Are you receiving a shipment with cargo secured by CYCLONE dunnage bags? If you are currently throwing away dunnage bags after receiving a shipment and are looking for a method of disposing of them that is a little more

Damage Prevention before Loading Roll Paper

Damage Prevention before Loading Roll Paper
Railcar Preparation

Our cargo securement products help prevent damage to the goods in your load during transit, but did you know there are steps that should be taken even before you start loading a railcar? Upon receiving a railcar, many

C.O.F. Rating on Rubber Friction Mats

C.O.F. Rating on Rubber Friction Mats
What the C.O.F. Rating Is and Why It Is Important

Have you ever wondered why rubber friction mats are printed with yellow numbers and writing? In this blog, we will be covering the C.O.F. value, why it’s important, and a rough idea on how it’s calculated. The

Learn More: Rubber Friction Mats

Learn More: Rubber Friction Mats

In the world of cargo securement, safety begins from the ground up. Complete Packaging Systems makes sure that our clients know the importance of rubber friction mats when securing their next shipments. Load Secure™

Learn More: Tex-Steel Cord Strapping

Learn More: Tex-Steel Cord Strapping

Here at Complete Packaging Systems we understand that damage to your goods costs time and money, and no one can afford to have their supply chain disrupted. When your products are properly secured, they will not move