Bulk Bag Handling & Unloaders

To educate the public, The Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (FIBCA) has assembled safe handling guidelines to address some common situations. A full set of guidelines can be found at fibca.com, but in this video, we’ll focus on the key points related to the filling and emptying FIBCs. Always consult your FIBC supplier regarding your specific application and handling environment.


Lifting Loops


Cross Corner Loops

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Side Seam Loops

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Sleeve Lift

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Hood Lift

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Ancillary Loops

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Double Stevedore Straps

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Single Stevedore Strap

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Filling and Closure


Open Top with Hem

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Tie Down Flap

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Duffel Top

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Open Top and Tightening Holes

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Open Top with Draw Cord

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Filling Spout

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Discharge


Discharge Spout

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Discharge Spout with Iris

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Discharge Spout with Petal

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Discharge Spout with Sewn Cover

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Discharge Spout Protection Flap

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Full Drop Bottom

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