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What is an Overdrum and when do you need one?

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For the safe and secure way to store or transport leaking or damaged containers. Hanley Chesworth is able to supply Salvage drums from 8 to 110 gallon capacities, the most common being the HM8518 Overdrum (NOW WITH A UN 'T' RATING). This is an 85-gallon capacity drum designed to overdrum the standard 55-gallon drum.

The HM8518 Overdrum is a UN Certified container (certified for solids and liquids). Other size overdrums are also available on request.

Salvage Drums and Overdrums are available in 30 to 416 litre capacity sizes.

These overdrums are designed as the safe and secure way to transport a wide range of materials. The steel open head primary and overpack containers, made of high quality carbon steel meet UN Structural testing requirements (T Certified).

The most common size of these overdrums is the HM8518 which is designed for use with a standard 205 litre (55 gallon container) see below for dimensions.

Key Benefits of our new and improved drums:

Ease of use, Strong, Reliable,UN Certified for liquids


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Overdrum for use with 205 litre drums


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Overdrum for use with 205 litre drums