Understanding the Fibre Drum Manufacturing Process

Fibre drum with fibre lid

Fibre drums are surprisingly robust and long lasting. When handled and stored correctly, they have a long lifespan and can be reused time and time again. But looking at a fibre drum from the outset that can sometimes be hard to believe, particularly if your business is more accustomed to using heavy-duty steel or plastic containers […]

What Are the Benefits of Using Steel Barrels for Storage?

Steel Drum

Steel barrels are one of the most popular industrial storage options on the market today, and that’s because they come with so many excellent benefits for businesses. Steel barrels, or steel drums, are long-lasting, resilient and cost effective. Most importantly, steel barrels are incredibly effective at protecting the goods stored inside from damage or contamination. If […]

Steps to Prepare a Steel Drum for Food Storage

Steel Drums

Steel drums are one of the most versatile forms of industrial packaging. While they are most commonly associated with storing fuel or oil, they can be just as effective when it comes to food storage. But it’s important to ensure that your steel drums are food-grade metal barrels. When storing goods destined for eating and drinking, […]

Sustainability and Steel Drums

Steel Drum

One of the world’s most common industrial storage solutions, steel drums are used to ship and store an impressive variety of goods and products, from oil, petrol and other fuels, to beverages and even hazardous waste. Steel drums are an important part of the supply chain, but as consumer demands increase in an ever-expanding economy, […]

Benefits of Fibre drums for Businesses

Fibre drum with fibre lid

Fibre drums are one of the most beneficial industrial packaging solutions your business could choose to invest in. Produced from hardwearing industrial strength cardboard, fibre drums are lightweight but robust, and they’re incredibly versatile and environmentally friendly. Perhaps most importantly, fibre drums are a cost-effective alternative to traditional types of industrial packaging, offering excellent value […]

Five Tips for Using Steel Drums

210 litre UN Tight Head Steel Drum

Steel drums are one of the most popular forms of industrial packaging. Hardwearing, robust and incredibly versatile, they’re used by a diverse range of businesses and industries. Steel drums are commonly used to store and transport chemicals, fuel, oil, lubricants, food, drink and even hazardous waste. They’re popular in the aviation industry, with transport and […]

How to Package Your Products Safely in Fibre Drums

Fibre Drum

Fibre drums are a cost-effective and environmentally friendly industrial packaging option. Surprisingly robust and long-lasting, fibre drums can be used to store and transport everything from food and drink to chemicals and hazardous waste. But while fibre drums are hardwearing and protective, it’s important that your goods and products are always packed and stored safely. […]

Can Fibre Drums Be Recycled?

Fibre Drum

Fibre drums are a cost-effective yet surprisingly robust form of industrial packaging. Manufactured from sturdy cardboard material, fibre drums are able to withstand bad weather and tough conditions, and they’re entirely recyclable. If you’re concerned about your company’s environmental footprint, then fibre drums could be the environmentally friendly solution your business needs. In this article, […]

Why Is It Important Your Steel Drum Is UN-Approved?

210 litre UN Tight Head Steel Drum (Lacquered Interior)

Why Is It Important Your Steel Drum Is UN-Approved? If you use steel drums to store and transport industrial goods, then it’s essential that you’re using UN-approved steel drums. UN ratings are a mark of quality control, denoting that the steel drums have met and exceeded stringent testing standards. UN-approved steel drums can safely store […]

How Durable Are Fibre Drums?

Fibre drum with fibre lid

If you’re looking for a hardwearing yet cost-effective industrial storage and transport solution, then fibre drums could be the perfect option for your business. They might be manufactured from cardboard, but fibre drums are UN rated, weatherproof and fantastically protective. That makes fibre drums surprisingly durable and well suited to meeting an impressive range of […]