Open Top Drums 30, 60, 100, 120,150 and 220 litres

Gem Plastics produces a complete range of Open Top drums, with removable lids, in six capacities from 30 litres up to 220 litres. The 30 and 60 litre sizes are fitted with Gem's patented drop handles system that provides enhanced safety and security benefits.

Within this portfolio, is a unique 100 litre Square model that is geared to making optimum use of the CP9 export pallet and shipping container space, with the utmost efficiency.

Gem's lid type drums are designed to contain substances in the form of powders, granules and viscous materials. Safe to handle, they are especially easy to open, close and clean for reuse.

Made from chemically resistant high—density polyethylene (HDPE) by the extrusion blow moulding process, these full aperture drums are suitable for use with groups of products that require a large opening because of their physical composition.

Gem's Open Top drums are all certificated for the transport of dangerous solid goods in conformance with UN packaging requirements, and approved by the various international modal agencies covering shipments by road, rail, sea and air.

In addition, all the materials used in their manufacture have been authorised for use in contact with foodstuffs.

Round or square shapes, they offer a comprehensive transport packaging solution for today's logistical needs.


Open Top
These robust large aperture drums are fitted with a high density (HDPE) lid, fastened by a galvanised steel closing ring, that can be security sealed, ensuring the highest degree of protection for the goods throught the supply chain.
Open Top Square
Addressing the needs of exporters for freight saving efficiencies, Gem;s 100 litre Open Top Square drum provides good opportunities to minimise packing, storage and shipping costs, while helping to increase market competitiveness at the same time.

Its model design and dimensional characteristics equip it perfectly for these tasks.