The use of pallets is wide and varied. It has enabled the storage and easy movement of goods for a long time. The industries with which its use can be applied vary from manufacturing to services industry. Over the years the manufacture of pallets has moved away from timber or wood and into the use of recycled plastic. This has been as a way to preserve the environment by decreasing the rate of cutting down trees.
On the other hand pallet manufacture has moved into plastic pallets due to the many advantages of plastic pallets. The manufacture of plastic pallets uses recycled plastic which is cheaper as compared to the use of timber. You also get the advantage of being green by cleaning up the environment as well as ensuring that you do not cut down trees to manufacture the pallets. The manufacture of plastic pallets also offers the same strength as their wooden counterparts.