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The Steel Drum Life-Cycle Explained & How NCC Takes Sustainability Further

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As the largest independent manufacturer of steel drums in North America, North Coast Container’s mission is to be the preferred container supplier to our customers by providing the best quality, value, and service — while leading in safety and sustainability.

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Steel Drums: An Ideal Packaging Choice

Steel drums are an ideal choice to ship and store a wide variety of products, including many hazardous materials and all liquids. Below are 14 of steel drums’ proven strengths that are assets for manufacturers, fillers, shippers and warehouse/logistics managers.

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Preventing Drum Tampering

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How are drums protected from tampering during transportation? 55 gallon steel drums are designed to package a variety of products getting them from the point of being filled to their destination. As many of these products are sensitive and potentially hazardous, manufacturers have cre …

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Customer Alert: Verify Steel Drum Lining When Supply Chain Issues Occur

Supply chain disruptions may cause some fillers and shippers of steel drums to either utilize new ingredients or reformulate a product to compensate for ingredient shortages. Whenever this situation occurs, consideration must be given to the compatibility of any lining specified in st …

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Stavig Industries East LLC Acquires Chicago Steel Container of Chicago, Illinois

PORTLAND, OR – Stavig Industries East LLC (North Coast Container LLC & General Steel Drum LLC), owned by the Stavig family, who also own Myers Container LLC and Container Management Services LLC, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Chicago Steel Container Corporation (“CSC”) …

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