Plastic open top drums are available in volumes of either 16 or 58 gallons. L-ring drums are manufactured out of environmentally friendly polyethylene. Safety drums with a volume of 65 gallons are resistant to acids, alkalis and many abrasive chemicals. Steel open top drums are untreated on the inside and painted on the outside and are UN-approved for solid materials.
A damaged barrel represents a risk and must be secured accordingly. The GHS symbol provides a first indication of how the content may affect the environment or the user. Basically, you should take no risk when securing damaged barrels. Safety barrels are designed for just this purpose.
The DENIOS range includes 65 or 95 gallons security barrels. Both sizes are available with screw cap or clamping ring cover. Safety barrels offer these advantages:
- Resistant to acids, alkalis and many other harsh chemicals
- Large opening for easy setting of drums
- Warning effect thanks to yellow color
Possible areas of use of safety drums are all areas in which drums are moved, stored or transported, for example in harbors, at forwarders or waste disposal companies.