Processing Magazine

Double wall container system holds up to 450 gallons

February 4, 2009
Double wall rectangular, low profile, chemical storage tank for various material handling applications is now available from the manufacturer. The primary tank holds 450 US gallons and allows intermediate bulk containers (IBC) to be quickly emptied and back on the road, offering savings on container rentals and storage space. The intermediate bulk container is placed on top of the BC450 to drain. The BC450 is constructed from rugged, durable crosslink polyethylene or FDA approved and NSF Certified linear polyethylene. The new base container is designed to hold chemical tote bins for up to 3½ hours and offers a partially sloped bottom for near complete draining from top suction. Features include molded-in forklift access for easy placement, 2½” thick mild steel epoxy coated grating for long-lasting durability and complete fill assembly including ball valve and chemical transfer hose. Other features include a maximum load capacity of 4,500 lbs., 11” threaded access cap with gasket that is recessed into the primary tank dome for protection. The unit is built to fit individual needs and is available with welded sanitary ferrule connections, customizable fitting package and optional restraint system.