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Article | October 31, 1996
Open-head plastic drum
Sonoco Products (Marietta, GA) has introduced an open-head plastic drum designed for use in shipping and storing hazardous materials. Made of HMWHDPE, the OT-55 drum is a straight-sided, 55-gal reusable container, offering an alternative to the open-head DOT 17H steel drum.
It complies with all DOT/UN performance regulations and carriers a Y1.5/200 rating for shipping liquid and solid hazardous materials.
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