The COVID-19 pandemic has posed dramatic challenges for supply chains worldwide. Multiple national lockdowns continue to slow or even temporarily stop the flow of raw materials and finished goods, disrupting manufacturing as a result.
What’s the difference between an “Overpack” and a “Salvage Drum”, and more importantly why do you need to know? Let’s start with the second part of that question first. If you work with hazardous substances, then you’ll know that sometimes you need to transport substances that are incompatible and cannot be mixed with other substances. […]
When space in the warehouse is getting tight, being able to move drums, IBCs and other containers outside into a purpose-built outdoor containment unit (Ultra Hardtops) can stop a lot of headaches. Ultra-Hardtops are a great way of storing your hazardous substances outside and they tick a whole lot of boxes, including: Built in containment […]
Can your company afford to have your spill containment equipment fail when in use? On a recent site visit we noticed that the IBC Pallet being used by the site was splitting as below. This would result in the hazardous substances leaking through and exposing workers and the environment. When choosing spill containment products, be […]
A common question from businesses evaluating their secondary containment needs is “what’s the difference between Spill Decks and Spill Pallets?” Most businesses are familiar with Spill Pallets which typically contain around 250L and allow you to store 2-4 drums on them and will capture spills or leaks. Spill Decks however are less well understood so […]
The key to controlling spills in your work area is being prepared, because once a hazardous liquid is already flowing in to a drain, it is too late to take corrective action. When it comes to choosing the correct bunding option there are a few things you’ll need to consider: What type of chemicals are you […]
SpillTech® Aluminium Bunding is a marine grade extruded aluminium that delivers a solid and robust bund which can withstand high frequency traffic over a long period of time. The product is suitable for applications where heavy industrial and commercial vehicles operate. The use of aluminium makes this floor bund ideal for flammable liquid containment as it […]
If there’s one question we get asked a lot, it’s how do we work out the amount of containment volume in litres for a bunded area? This is because customers either want to know how much containment they will have if they place bunding across the doorway or if they have a certain amount of […]