Using IBCs for water tanks: What do you need to know?

1000 Litre IBC

Intermediate bulk containers, or IBCs, are commonly used to store industrial liquids or hazardous chemicals.  But these heavy-duty containers are also perfect for storing water. An IBC water tank can accommodate a huge quantity of water, and its versatile design and transportability make it a great fit for this task.  IBC water tanks can be used in […]

What are the different types of packaging materials?

ITP Packaging

Packaging is an essential component of the manufacturing, supply and distribution processes.  It is used across a wide variety of industries for a range of different roles, and most people will encounter some form of packaging every day of the week. Simply put, it is everywhere.  It helps to protect products when they’re shipped, and […]

How to reduce packaging waste in manufacturing


Most contemporary trends point towards a greater awareness of the environment among consumers.  Manufacturers have traditionally created huge quantities of waste, and much of that comes from the packaging used for products.  While it is in many cases essential, there are ways to reduce the amount of packaging waste in manufacturing.  For this article, we asked our […]

What is an IBC?

1000 Litre IBC

IBC is an acronym for intermediate bulk container, a large, reusable container used for storage or transport of industrial goods. Versatile IBCs have a long list of potential uses, from carrying chemicals to storing sand, and they’re a popular choice across a range of sectors.  They’re safe, durable, reusable and cost-effective.  Here, we take a detailed look […]

What can you store in plastic barrels?

Plastic Drum

Plastic barrels offer a simple, but effective, place to store a variety of different products and materials.  They’re a popular choice for businesses working in a diverse range of industries with varying storage needs to accommodate.  Plastic barrels are versatile, durable and, most importantly, they’re incredibly cost-effective.  Available in a range of sizes, they can store […]