The fact that rubber bands are elastic and they come in various sizes, strength and thicknesses is an essential aspect of its function. Another important properties of a rubber band is that they are hard to tear and are resistant to water and low temperature, making them last longer. The bands can stretch and hold objects or goods firmly in place provided that, their elastic limit is not achieved.
Rubber bands can also be used for storing files and large documents or boxes in order. The items can be stored for a very long time without them being lost or torn.