These bands feature a high rubber content, which means they are lighter, stretchier and more durable. You receive more bands per pound and can drop back a size for even more cost savings. With a soft stretch and an ultimate elongation at 750%, Sterling elastic bands are ideal for many different environments and tasks. Rubber bands are a useful and handy tool to keep around the house. Stay organized in the kitchen, home office and garage or use them for storing kid's crafts and toys. Elastics can be used to give a broom new life by wrapping the bristles tight, or to secure a loose battery cover on a remote control. Sterling elastic bands are great for core office tasks as well as industrial and warehouse environments. Their soft stretch puts less stress on the hands and wrists which helps to avoid repetitive strain injuries. These elastics provide an excellent hold and are great for filing and bundling paperwork, or for keeping your warehouse organized and safe.