The usage of intermediate bulk container or IBC tank in chemical industry is getting popular. From flammable liquid to oxidizing agent like hydrogen peroxide is delivered to their end user by using intermediate bulk container.
There are three UN certified intermediate bulk container type available; all metal, all plastic and composite (usually plastic and tubular frame).
At least there are five reasons why intermediate bulk container is preferred than other type of packaging such as PE can (polyethylene can) or PE drum (polyethylene drum):
- maintenance free
- high usability
- higher carrying capacity
- better safety