Plastic Pallet Guide

Export Pallets (EXP)

Description: Export pallets can be customized in several different ways. There are many lightweight shapes and sizes to choose from, and export pallets are also available with an open or closed top deck. Manual clip-on runners for double stacking is an option as well.

Best Use: Static storage, closed loops, lightweight processes, international export, one-way trips or limited use.

Core Benefits:

  • Lightweight design is economically cost-saving during transportation
  • Decreases transportation costs
  • Saves space
  • No ISPM No. 15 regulations

Stackable Three-Runner Pallets (STK)

Description: Along with a sturdy, rigid structure, this type of pallet has three ‘runners’ along the length of the pallet. Three-runner pallets are available in many shapes, sizes, and colors. The option of a closed or open top deck is also available. The choice of virgin or recycled plastic is yours, but recycled plastic may have certain customization restrictions.

Best Use: Any type of use, especially powered forklift trucks or pallet jacks.

Core Benefits:

  • Heavy-duty strength
  • Long lifespan
  • Heavy load capacity
  • Stackable
  • Good for multi-use

Full-Perimeter Stackable Pallets (STK)

Description: Full-Perimeter stackable pallets are available is many shapes, sizes, and colors. The option of a closed or open top deck is also available. The choice of virgin or recycled plastic is yours, but recycled plastic may have certain customization restrictions. Edge lips, RFID inserts, and screen printed ID’s are available add-ons as well.

Best Use: Full-perimeter stackable pallets are the most commonly used type of pallet. They work best for regular and heavy-duty jobs with stacking pallet, inverters and forklift trucks.

Core Benefits:

  • Good for multi-use
  • Stackable
  • Heavy-duty strength
  • Suited for forklift trucks and automated systems

Medium-Duty Stackable Pallets (STK)

Description: Medium-duty pallets are available is many shapes, sizes, and colors. The option of a closed or open top deck is also available. The choice of virgin or recycled plastic is yours, but recycled plastic may have certain customization restrictions. Edge lips, RFID inserts, and screen printed ID’s are available add-ons as well.

Best Use: Medium-sized loads and continual use.

Core Benefits:

  • Many customization options
  • Stackable
  • Suited for forklift trucks and automated systems

Cruciform Rackable Pallets (RCK)

Description: Heavy-duty cruciform pallets are available is many shapes, sizes, and colors. The option of a closed or open top deck is also available. The choice of virgin or recycled plastic is yours, but recycled plastic may have certain customization restrictions. Edge lips, RFID inserts, and screen printed ID’s are available add-ons as well.

Best Use: Working with heavy-duty loads and continual use.

Core Benefits:

  • Edge rackable
  • Stackable
  • Pallet dispenser/accumulators
  • Suited for forklift trucks and automated systems

Hygienic Pallets (RCK & STK)

Description: Hygienic pallets are made with a very high quality virgin or PE or PP. They come in many different colors and have the option of including edge lips, RFID inserts, and screen printed ID. Hygienic pallets do not come in as many shapes and sizes, but rather a smaller or a larger size.

Best Use: For product that require extra hygienic transportation, such as food and pharmaceuticals.

Core Benefits:

  • Easy to clean
  • Impurity-free
  • Cleanest and safest way to transport goods in and out of production areas
  • Food and pharmaceutical grade