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Berms Offer Flexibility for Storm Water Pollution Prevention

Sometimes a spill doesn’t just need to be absorbed, it needs to be contained — or even redirected. For example, depending on the severity of rainfall, storm water runoff could be difficult or impossible to redirect or fully contain, which can cause major contamination risks. This case would be the perfect application for berm dikes, […]

Do You Have These 7 Absorbents in Your Warehouse?

Stocking your warehouse with absorbents can be a daunting task if you’re not sure where to start. Here’s your guide to determine which absorbents fit your needs! Pads and Rolls Absorbent pads and rolls are all-purpose cleanup tools designed to absorb liquids quickly. Pads are convenient, pre-cut sheets of absorbent that fit specific places or […]

Pick the Right Pallet: 6 Pallets that Control Spills

Nobody likes a spill, but when it happens in an industrial workplace, it can be more than just an inconvenience. Chemicals, oils, and contaminants can not only damage your facility and equipment, but can also present health and safety hazards — and even environmental concerns. Being prepared for spills isn’t just smart — it’s required. […]

Do Your Part: Stop Runoff Pollution with Drain Guards

Storm water pollution is a growing concern on both local and national levels. Storm water runoff occurs when precipitation from rain or snow flows over non-absorbent surfaces, such as driveways, sidewalks, and roads. These surfaces prevent the water from soaking into the ground, like it would on natural dirt or grass areas. The real issue […]

For Acid Spills: Prevent First, but Always Be Prepared

The last thing you want in your facility is a battery acid spill. These spills are extremely dangerous and can be costly for your business. But with a portable spill kit, you can respond quickly and protect both your facility and your employees. OSHA has strict requirements for employees who work with batteries. Any workers […]

Which Spill Response Kit Belongs in Your Facility?

No matter where you are, no matter what you do … spills happen. It’s a fact of nature! But in your place of business, it’s especially important to have the correct tools on hand to clean up spills before they cause damage or injuries. But what are “the correct tools”? Spill response kits (not to […]

Portable Spill Containment Berms To Handle Your Emergency Needs

Spills are always accidents — which, by definition, means that you can’t control when and where they’re going to happen. If spills are bound to happen wherever you go, wouldn’t it be nice to have a berm handy wherever you go, too? Well, we’ve got some great news for you — you can! There are […]

Stop Clutter and Spills With These Handy Accessories

Sometimes the simplest workshop tools are also the most useful. Take, for instance, the basic plastic tray. Its size and shape — wide, portable, and just a few inches high — make it an exceptionally versatile piece of equipment in many work environments. Industrial trays are useful for both spill containment and storage — not […]

Keep Forklift Accidents at Bay with Safety Barriers

Here’s a sobering fact: Every year, 20,000 U.S. employees are seriously injured and 100 are killed in warehouse accidents involving forklifts. Forklifts are among the leading causes of workplace injuries in warehouses. These accidents usually include overturned forklifts and collisions with pedestrians, pallets, or other equipment. Not to mention that these accidents can cause costly […]

“Ramp Up” Your Load-Moving Safety

It’s no wonder why many industries use handcarts. When used properly, handcarts are a safe way to move loads from one place to another, such as when transferring products from a delivery truck to a customer. But when used incorrectly, hand trucks, dollies, and wheeled carts can be sources of safety missteps when combined with […]