News: Great Western 25KG Bags

Coming soon to a Country Malt Group warehouse near you, look for Great Western Malting's new BOPP malt bag!

These new bags are 55LB/25KG in size.

Initial product lines switching to this new bag are:

     • Great Western Malt Premium 2-Row
     • Great Western Malt Pale High Color
     • Great Western Malt Superior Pilsen
     • Great Western Malt White Wheat Malt

Made of Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP), some of the benefits of this material switch are:

     • Substantial Increase in Durability
     • Bug and Water Resistant
     • No Plastic Liner
     • Easy Tear Strip - No More Box Cutters or Knives Needed!

On top of being made from a superior material these new bags will sport the sharpest looking branding to come from a maltster EVER!

If you have questions about when you might see these bags making their way on to your orders, reach out to your Territory Sales Manager.

Recycling Information

Great Western Malting wants to support your efforts to reduce waste being sent to landfills. Their new bags are considered #5PP for recycling purposes. As the recycling market underwent significant changes in the second half of 2017, please contact your local recycling facility to determine whether or not they are able to accept #5PP bags.

Please use the following links to find your local recycling facility.

For customers in Washington, please visit: Fortress.Wa.Gov.

For customers in Oregon, please visit: ORRA.Net.

For customers in California, please visit: CalRecycle.Ca.Gov.

To search on a national scale, visit Recycle Nation or Earth 911 and search your local listings.