Plastic moving boxes are an optimal option in comparison to standard cardboard boxes because they are re-usable and more environmentally friendly, without the risk of the chemicals that are often found in their cardboard counterparts. They stay secure in the elements, are often easier to handle, and leave minimal environmental impact.
Those cardboard boxes can take a major toll on the environment over time – just think of how many boxes you used on your last move, not to mention those other materials that come with the box, such as tape and wrap. Plastic boxes allow you to conduct your move in a way that is much healthier for the environment and likely much more convenient for you as well given how much larger and sturdier they are than the traditional boxes you may be accustomed to. For a pioneering example of these products at work, check out the offerings in Illinois’s Chicago Green Box.