Why Polyethylene Drums Could Be Ideal For Your Industrial Business

Polyethylene Drums

Are you looking for drums that are capable of storing chemicals, food, pharmaceutical products, and more? Polyethylene drums, which are also sometimes referred to as plastic drums, would be an excellent choice for you. Here are some of the things you need to know about polyethylene drums before you start using them. They’re perfect for… Read more »

How to Handle Drums Safely


Large 55-gallon drums can really come in handy when you need something to store certain materials inside your facility. However, every now and then, you might need to move drums around, and you can put yourself and others at risk if you don’t take the proper precautions before doing so. You can sustain fractures, muscle… Read more »

The Different Types of Hazardous Waste And Why You Should Have the Right Waste Containers on Hand

Hazardous Waste Materials

Most people are at least vaguely familiar with what hazardous waste is and why it’s harmful. However, what most people aren’t aware of is that there are several types of hazardous waste that are out there and each needs to be handled differently. Let’s take a look at the four main types of hazardous waste… Read more »

An Overview of Vermiculite

Vermiculite Benefits

Vermiculite is a natural mineral that is often used by professional growers, gardeners, and in many other industries. It can dramatically improve the structure of soil and encourage seed germination to take place when you utilize it properly. Vermiculite is known to hold large amounts of water despite its relatively small size, which has makes… Read more »

Steel Drums vs. Fiber Drums

Closed-head steel drum

Are you looking to purchase drums to store or ship materials? Two of the most popular options are steel drums and fiber drums. Before you commit to buying one over the other, you should learn about what sets each apart and which would be better in certain circumstances. Take a look at some of the… Read more »

The Importance of Drum Liners

Drum Liners

Does your company ship materials, hazardous or otherwise, inside of drums on a regular basis? Then you probably use drum liners when you do it. Drum liners are a very important part of the shipping process. Check out a few reasons why it’s so essential to use drum liners whenever you place materials into a… Read more »

The Differences Between Overpack and Salvage Drums

Two of the drums that you can use when transporting materials are called overpack drums and salvage drums. Moreover, while they will both help you to move materials safely, it’s important to recognize the differences between the two before you start using them. Here’s a quick breakdown of what separates overpack and salvage drums. Overpacks… Read more »

The Advantages of IBC Tote Bins

IBC Totes

When moving and storing materials, especially hazardous liquids, there are many companies that still turn to 55-gallon round drums. And while this isn’t necessarily the worst idea in the world, you should know it’s not your only option. IBC tote bins can also be used to move and store many of the same liquids, and… Read more »

The Importance of Fluorescent Lamp Recycling

Fluorescent Lamp

When it’s time to discard a fluorescent lamp that has stopped working, you might be tempted to discard it with your regular trash. However, you should not do that under any circumstances. Fluorescent lamps contain a small amount of mercury, and if you place them into a regular trash receptacle, that mercury could potentially do… Read more »

The Benefits of Fibre Drums

Back in the early part of the 20th century, fibre drums were first introduced to the marketplace. Constructed out of fiberboard and removable lids made out of either plastic or steel, they were highly effective when it came to storing and shipping a wide variety of items. From food to hazardous chemicals, fibre drums are… Read more »

The Importance of Properly Storing Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste

Container Distributors, Inc., offers containers for environmental hazardous waste and material disposal. Why should companies want to properly store hazardous waste? It’s their ethical responsibility to do things properly so people, buildings, and land don’t get contaminated or destroyed. No one wants to live near a dump where hazardous material is seeping into the local… Read more »

Spring Time!

It’s that time again to think about Rain Barrels to collect all that usable rain water that we can use for our gardens and yard. We carry all types of plastic containers that you can use to collect the water with. For all of you that are still able to burn in your area, remember… Read more »


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