We also offer the Title-Seal™ plastic snap-on cap seal, which can be snapped on over drum plugs and flanges to provide maximum protection against tampering, contamination, and spills. Our Title-Seal™ plastic snap-on cap seals are in stock and ready for immediate delivery. We also have a new product for our Tite-Seal™ drum gasket which is EPDM gaskets for poly plugs used on poly or plastic drums. Con-Tech also has polypropylene drum plugs in 2″ sizes with NPS and BUTTRESS threads.
Plastics come in thousands of varieties with different base chemistries, derivatives, and additives that are formulated to cover a wide range of functional and aesthetic properties. When selecting a manufacturing process for a plastic product companies consider the form, volume, lead time and material needed for the project.
Plastic Drum Closures and Accessories
Frequently Asked Questions About Plastic Drums and Closures
What are plastic drums?
Plastic drums are cylindrical containers made of a variety of materials include polyvinyl chloride (PVC), chemical resistant high-density polyethylene (HDPE), nylon, and polystyrene. What will be shipped in the drum determines the material used in its manufacture.
What are the benefits of plastic drums?
Plastic drums are light weight, strong, durable and toxin free and many can be used outside. They are used for both hazardous and non-hazardous material and are ideal for packaging, transporting, storing and dispensing highly regulated food items as well as chemicals, powders, pharmaceuticals, household, industrial and innumerable other items.
Why is using the correct drum and IBC closure important?
Using the correct drum and IBC closures and accessories is critical as the area is strictly regulated. Manufacturers of reconditioned and new steel, plastic, and fiber drums as well as intermediate bulk containers work hard on their members’ compliance.