Whirl-Pak® Thio Bag® Information

Whirl-Pak Thiobag, the SMART ChoiceThiobag Size and Feature Highlights

Thiobag is the Sampling SMART Choice

  • Post-manufacturing sterilization
  • Opening pull tabs
  • Large opening for easy sample collection
  • Write-on strip makes labeling quick and easy
  • Less expensive to ship
  • Takes up less storage space
  • Easily transportable
  • Use both hands while collecting or extracting samples


Whirl-Pak is a leader in Smarter Sustainability

Whirl-Pak® Thio-Bags® deliver a cost effective, low environmental impact alternative to rigid material containers. When evaluating the life cycle of the products, our flexible material bags utilize less materials, energy, and water, providing a lower carbon footprint than traditional rigid material containers, all while keeping all the usable, dependable features you need to get the job done right. You never have to sacrifice standards with Whirl-Pak®.

The Whirl-Pak Solution

  • Uses 5-10 times less material than rigid plastic containers, resulting in less fossil fuel use
  • Generates much lower GHG emissions
  • Uses less water in the manufacturing/conversion process
  • Lower environmental impact throughout the entire product life cycle


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Environmental Impact

Across the attributes of Fossil Fuel, GHG Emissions, and Water Use.

The data represent one million containers shipped 1,000 km.

Environmental Impact comparison of sampling bottles vs. Whirl-Pak



Features & Benefits of Whirl-Pak® Thio-Bags®