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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

When Can You Not Ship a Barrel?

Metal Storage Drums

Barrels are one of the most effective forms of industrial packaging, and they’re perfect for shipping goods and materials from one country to another. But shipping internationally isn’t quite as simple as filling up a barrel before having it sent overseas. If you’re transporting industrial goods in shipping containers, then you need to make sure […]

Why is cardboard used for packaging?

cardboard box

Cardboard packaging is an excellent, cost-effective solution for various storage and packaging needs. Offering a surprisingly high level of protection, cardboard boxes and cardboard drums are great value, incredibly versatile and environmentally friendly, You can use cardboard packaging for a wide variety of goods and products and, as a business, you can lower your bills […]

What is a UN Rated Drum?

Storage Drums

UN ratings are an essential mark of quality control that signifies whether a steel or plastic drum meets rigorous health and safety standards for storage and transport of hazardous materials. UN ratings are set by the United Nations. If you’re planning on working with hazardous solids or liquids, then it’s essential to purchase storage materials that are UN rated and approved. But […]

Are fibre drums sturdy?

Fibre Drum

Fibre drums are a low-cost, environment-friendly way to store or ship a huge range of products or materials, from hazardous waste to various foodstuffs.  They are durable, incredibly versatile and, best of all, sturdy.  They are sturdy enough, in fact, to be excellent alternatives to steel or plastic storage drums. But just how robust are fibre drums?  It is a […]

What can you use fibre drums for?

Fibre Drum

Fibre drums are an excellent choice if you’re looking for a versatile storage container.  These storage cylinders are kind to the environment, cost-effective and incredibly light to handle, making them a popular choice for businesses. But what exactly are fibre drums and what can you use them for?  We asked our experts for the answers.  WHAT ARE FIBRE DRUMS? […]