Does your industrial facility, commercial or institution deal with liquids? Then, you need to have the right barrels, drums and some covers. These are materials handling equipment designed to offer strength and safety during storage and transit. A barrel is a cylindrical container that bulges at the center. Traditionally, they were designed using wood and secured using metal hoops.Unlike barrels, drums are cylindrical containers made for shipping bulk materials in liquid form. They are mainly designed of metal or plastic. However, you can also find some drums designed with paperboard. The paperboard type of drums is used for moving powder materials as opposed to liquid. In some cases, you might find drums being referred to as barrels. To use the drums effectively, you also need to have the right covers. This is crucial to prevent contamination of the items on storage or transit. Note that when selecting covers, it is prudent to only select the type that works with your drum. Make sure to browse the different types of covers, barrels and drums
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