Consult 1st Containers about storing potentially dangerous goods

Safety requirements increase when handling or transporting sensitive, explosive, poisonous or otherwise dangerous materials.

As a company with collectively 80 years industry experience, 1st Containers is uniquely positioned to provide clients with safe and secure dry cargo shipping containers. This is paramount for all companies that routinely deal with hazardous goods. Our specialist containers are the smart choice for transporting paints, pesticides, laboratory chemicals and other similar products.

Our expert engineers have all of the technical know-how to convert a standard dry cargo shipping container to meet the health and safety requirements for the safe storage of hazardous chemicals and dangerous goods. Our range of specialist containers are available in a variety of sizes, ranging in length from 10ft to 40ft. They are secure, weatherproof, have a capacity for retaining any leaks and feature adequate ventilation.

Our containers are always in stock and can be delivered anywhere in the UK, with minimal waiting time. This product can even be modified by our team of engineers to ensure your exact specifications are met, while our price always remains competitive.

Some of the modifications that can be implemented include:

  • Tread plate floor secured against sparks and slipping
  • A sub-floor sump to retain any leaks or spillage
  • A side hatch to allow access for a power supply or a fuel line
  • High-security lock box
  • Improved ventilation that ensures cross-flow of air and minimises the risk from toxic fumes
  • Emergency escape on the inside
  • Secure shelving (optional)

We offer competitive short and long-term hire rates on our containers. Prefer to buy? We stock a wide range of units in a variety of sizes. If you need any advice on how to select the perfect container, please either complete our online form or contact our experienced in-house team for more information.

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