Glad tall kitchen drawstring bags are designed with a reinforced top, middle and bottom to features reinforcing strength bands to prevent rips and tears and the bottom is made with a thicker plastic for leak protection. Glad trash bags are stronger with less plastic. The strong 3-layer drawstring closure makes trash removal easy to lift, carry and toss away. Simply pull up on the drawstring to close the trash bag and then knot the drawstring for extra security. The 13 gallon size is perfect for the kitchen or throughout the house and is great for your seasonal cleaning needs like spring cleaning and back to school. Get a handle on trash with glad.