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1-Ply or 2-Ply, What are Your Durability Needs?

When it comes to choosing the right toilet tissue for your home or business, you might have noticed the labels “1-ply” and “2-ply” on the packaging. But what do these terms actually mean, and how do they affect your experience with toilet paper? It will come down to your particular business and your budget. There are benefits to each, take a look below to help you choose your ply!


Feature: Thinner and Single Layer

1-ply toilet tissue is characterized by its single layer of paper. It is generally thinner and more lightweight compared to its 2-ply counterpart.


  • Cost Effective
  • Great for: Places that run through paper very quickly and need cost effective solutions
  • Fast Food Restaurants
  • Colleges
  • Porta Potties
  • High Traffic Public Restrooms

Morcon Product Options: M125, M2000


Feature: Two Layers of Paper

2-ply toilet tissue stands out with its two-layer construction, offering additional thickness and strength.


  • Better Absorbency
  • Quick Pick-Up Speed & Less Breakage
  • Great for: Places where quality, durability and absorbency are a must
  • Restaurants
  • Office Buildings
  • Hospitals

Morcon Product Options: M1000, M250, M600, 129X, M29, M99, VT110, VT1200

In the great debate between 1-ply and 2-ply toilet tissue, the choice ultimately comes down to your personal preferences, priorities, and needs. If budget-consciousness is most important, 1-ply might be the right choice for you. On the other hand, if you value comfort, softness, and efficiency, 2-ply could be the way to go. Whether your business needs a 1- or 2-ply option, Morcon can make sure you get what you need, at a great price! Reach out to our knowledgeable team members for more information!

[Updated August 28, 2023]

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