Very important! The prevention and control of spills is essential when working with hazardous chemicals, greasy substances, and any area potentially hazardous to the environment or wildlife.
And that’s not the only areas required. Spill kits are used worldwide by countless manufacturers, restaurants, constructions crews, trucking companies, labs, and warehouses. Regardless of your workplace, chances are you are going to have to deal with spills at one time or another.
Spill kits are a necessary part of any spill response plan, and there are many options available to choose from.
In General, there are 3 types of spill kits:
Each spill kit comes with a variation of the following:
There are 3 styles of spill kits we provide: •Portable – For smaller spill prevention and cleanup, portable spill kits are often in small nylon bags, clear zipper bags, or a 5 gallon pail. The containment ranges from 5-25 gallons of contained fluid •Overpack – Overpack spill kits are UN rated drum spill kits, ranging in size from 20 gal to 95 gal containers. These can soak up to 100 gallons of fluid in their larger sizes. Drums are designed to be stationary, and left in a known, common area for workers ease of access •Wheeled – A larger sized spill kit with wheels, these kits have 30, 60, and 90 gallon containers, and can contain up to 90 gallons of a spill in their larger sizes