A paper bag is a carry bag made out of paper, usually produced from chemical pulp manufactured in the kraft process. The most relatable example includes the brown paper bags that we get from any and every retail outlet. These paper bags are made from kraft paper. Then there are the gift bags or tote-style paper bags. These are made from a variety of papers that differ in their quality, texture, colour, and print. They can also be made from recycled paper. Paper bags are commonly used in packaging, as sacks, or as shopping bags. Due to its eco-friendliness, paper bags are wanted by most companies to pack their products. The range of its use is vast-from food to medical items.
Some of the areas where paper bags are used are: