The ultimate guide to cleaning plastic pallets

Plastic pallets, as opposed to wooden ones, are increasingly chosen for their durability and reusability and because they come in a wide range of shapes, sizes, and forms to suit the different needs of each industry. They are also non-porous, so in industries where hygiene is paramount, plastic pallets can be easily cleaned, ensuring they are free from bacteria.

Like any other tool or piece of equipment, regular maintenance and cleaning are essential for maintaining integrity, hygiene, and longevity and for preventing contamination during handling.

This blog tells you everything you need to know about keeping plastic pallets clean.

Plastic Pallet People: Dan Starnes

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