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Used Plastic Barrel Companies and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of used plastic barrel suppliers. Use our website to review and source top used plastic barrel suppliers with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find used plastic barrel companies that can supply you with used plastic barrels to your company’s specifications. Then contact the used plastic barrel companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product news articles. Whether you are looking for used 55 gallon drums, reconditioned drums, or 30 gallon plastic drums of every type, this is the resource for you.

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Rahway is an experienced supplier of new and reconditioned barrels. We offer steel, plastic, and fiber used barrels in both open and tight head configurations. Various sizes are available, call or email for a quote on available inventory. Our growing customer list includes manufacturers who need economical shipping drums and others who need specialized containers such as decorated and advertising drums.
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Container Distributors, Inc. is your one source for all plastic barrels. We specialize in containers for environmental hazardous waste and material disposal, but also ship barrels, drums, and totes in different sizes for general applications. Shipments are generally made within 24 hours from our well-stocked warehouse. We pride ourselves on our knowledgeable customer service staff, timely deliveries, and wide range of in-stock items.
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Jakacki Bag & Barrel is the nation`s premier source for reconditioned barrels. We buy and sell fiber and steel barrels, and are a proud member of the Reusable Industrial Packaging Association. We emphasize high quality customer service & are dedicated to our work. Contact us now for more information on how we can help you with your barrel and drum needs.
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Gurman Container & Supply Corp., a Certified Woman-Owned Business, was founded in 1922. We currently offer a wide variety of barrels and other industrial containers in plastic, steel, fiber, and more. Our company also supplies a broad variety of safety, material handling and spill containment equipment and supplies. Contact us today for more information!
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EBKContainers is committed to providing high quality products at low prices, while providing superior service to our customers. We have thousands of packaging and equipment products and accessories to suit your needs. We have experience meeting many unique needs for barrels and various containers, so contact us with your application and we can find a custom solution for you!
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Used Plastic Barrels

Plastic barrels serve many purposes, especially in the worlds of lawn and garden and recreation. Something that is sometimes forgotten, however, is that these barrels are reusable. Reusing plastic barrels not only saves money, it helps the environment by making use of the "Three R's" of the EPA: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

Used plastic barrels may be ordered online, or found in person at bulk suppliers. Such suppliers are often found in rural areas, where customers may be interested in using their barrels for bulk storage of such items as feed and sap. They may also serve as feed barrels for deer, horses or other animals. Used plastic barrels are a wonderful resource for rainwater collection and harvesting. They are not, however, generally recommended for the storage of human drinking water or food for human consumption, because of the risks associated with cross-contamination and cross-contact. Used plastic barrels also make excellent compost bins because the high-density polyethylene with which they are made holds up very well against weather and chemical-related corrosion. Along these lines, these barrels are also well-suited to recycling and garbage disposal. Large collection barrels such as these are often used at parks, festivals, carnivals and other crowded outdoor events and public spaces. For these purposes, they may be topped with an accessory like a plastic recycling lid. Used plastic barrels also make the perfect flotation device for a dock, provided the barrels remain sealed airtight. Depending on what was previously in the barrel, a used plastic barrel may be an appropriate container for chemicals or oils. However, it should be noted that used plastic barrels are not generally FDA approved for the storage of pharmaceuticals.

Specific information about a barrel may be found using its UN code, if one is available or provided. Used plastic barrels should be triple washed and leak checked before use by a consumer. Also, if a barrel has an odor or residue from its previous life, it should be rinsed again. With the proper care, plastic barrels may be repurposed again and again, ensuring a good investment for the consumer and better health for the earth.

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