The BASCO Advisor Says...

BASCO UN-Rated Drums meet DOT 49 CFR Requirements

  • Hazardous materials are closely regulated. There are many different UN Ratings, so you need to know the rating required for each type of hazardous material you will store or ship.

  • BASCO UN-Rated Drums are certified to meet UN/DOT requirements and are available in a wide range of materials, types, sizes and colors – some are also FDA compliant.

  • Our drums help protect the integrity and safety of your product

    BASCO UN-Rated Drums

UN-Rated Drum Type

Choose open-head or closed-head.

UN-Rated Drum Material

Depending on the hazardous material used and its use, choose steel, plastic or composite.

Choose lined or unlined.

UN-Rated Drum Closures

Options include lever-lock, bolt ring and buttress fittings.

UN Rating

UN Ratings are specifically defined. Some drums have more than one UN Rating. If you need assistance in understanding or specifying UN Rating, contact our Customer Service Experts.

For information on drums for storing or shipping hazardous materials see BASCO's Guide to Performance Packaging Codes on UN Ratings.

Custom Orders

We will handle your custom orders for special colors or fittings at an additional cost. To have your questions answered, contact our Customer Service Experts toll free at 1.800.776.3786 or email us here.