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General description

General description


General description
Every size in our range of plastic and laminated containers and drums has UN certification for the transportation of dangerous goods in compliance with ADR, RID, IATA and IMDG regulations.


Material
HDPE (high density polyethylene)

Design
Blow-molded

  • Natural, some types available in blue or black ex stock
  • Other colors on request for agreed minimum quantities

Features

  • Completely drainable
  • Impact resistant
  • UN certification for most hazardous substances
  • Resistant to chemicals and acids (see chemical compatibility chart)
  • No adverse physiological reactions; food grade material
  • Odorless
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Resistant to high and low temperatures
  • Stackable / palettizable
  • Blow-molded handle at top
  • ¾" bottom outlet optional (from 20 liter size upward)
  • Easy-grip dimple in bottom
  • Ideal for brand advertising: silk-screen printing or labeling options

Options

  • Complete range of containers from 3 – 30 liter as standard types with large neck openings (DIN 61) approx. 47 mm wide
  • 20 to 30 L containers also available as wide neck containers with 95 mm thread, opening approx. 83 mm wide
  • Complete range of containers also available as laminated versions with Selar RB barrier layers (see Baritainer®)
Environmental protection
Provided that polyethylene packaging is clean, i.e. rinsed out leaving no residues, it can ultimately be disposed of without causing any pollution.

Quality management
To ISO 9001:2000

Note
In order to prevent damage from ultraviolet radiation, containers that have not been colored should not be exposed to direct sunlight. Only polyethylene that has been colored or UV stabilized offers suitable protection.

Container marking
Typical examples of standard markings used by Plastomatic AG

Allgemeine Beschreibung UN-Plakette
UN marking with
certification No.
Allgemeine Beschreibung Artikelbezeichnung
Part code
(here 12 L container))
Allgemeine Beschreibung Herstellerbezeichnung
Name of manufacturer
(near stacking dimple)
Allgemeine Beschreibung Uhr
Production date

Applications & suitability of plastic containers

Containers & drums...
...a multitude of uses in industry and commerce


The special properties of polyethylene, such as its being:
  • Chemically inert
  • Highly stable
  • No problem to recycle
  • Disposable without causing pollution
  • Inexpensive nonetheless
  • machen diesen Werkstoff und die daraus hergestellten Kunststoff-Gebinde zu geschätzten und viel genutzten Helfern.

make this material and the containers manufactured from it highly regarded and widely used commodities.

The following list of sectors and products for which our containers are used is by no means exhaustive:


Agrar-Agriculture Spent solutions
Flavors & fragrances industry Fragrances
Automotive industry Battery electrolytes
Construction industry
Destillates
(from Alcohols to Water)
Chemical industry
Waste disposal containers
Waste disposal industry
Essentail oils
Small businesses
Antifreeze
Household, garage & garden
Resins & hardeners
Cosmetics industry
Concentrates
Laboratories and test apparatus
Radiator fluid
Lebensmittel Industrie Alkalis
Food industry Solution for the metal finishing industry
Oils and lubricants
Solvents
Öle und Saniermittel

Crop protection products / fertilizers
In spection and testing solutions
Cleaning agents
Perfumes
Raw materials
Acids / bases
Window cleaning solutions
Syrups
Fuels
Intermediates
etc.

You can extend these lists in future by adding your industry and/or your specialties.

We are always ready to meet your challenge and find the right solution for your products too!