A chemical spill containment system helps in many ways with environmental protection and even health preservation for workers in different industrial areas.
But what makes it so special? Are there different types of systems or just one? These and other questions may arise when thinking about containment of leaks or spills of chemical and hazardous products. So, to better understand the subject, follow along!
Chemical Leak Containment System Features
The chemical products leakage containment system is very important for the preservation of the environment and for the care of the professionals who handle and transport this type of material.
However, it has some peculiarities. One of them is the difference between the systems depending on each material that is spilled or leaks, i.e., you can find containment basins, dikes, oil spill kits, and more.
Also, each chemical leak containment system has a specific capacity to hold the chemical or hazardous material.
For example, there is a containment basin that can hold up to 197 liters, while a drum basin can hold up to 180L, among other options. The choice will depend on the type of material, the need, and the amount of product your industry handles.
Another important detail is the composition of each system. But to know specifically which one to use in your industry, you need to check which product you will contain. One system that comes with several items is the Environmental Protection Kit for Oil Leaks Up to 100L.
It is composed of 1 Drum 100L; 10Kg of Peat; 50 Blankets 40cmX50cmX4mm; 2 Absorbent Cords 1,2cm X 7,6cm; 2 Absorbent Pillows 23cmX23cmX5cm; 5 garbage bags; 1 shovel and 1 broom for removal. Other models already consist of the basin and a cover for shelter, and so on.
And the good thing is that you can customize each chemical leakage containment system according to your company’s needs; after all, Ambflex works with tailor-made products.
If you are in doubt about which model to choose, look for specialized professionals to help you find the one that best meets your industry’s needs.
Ambflex System Models
As you have noticed, there are different types of chemical spill containment systems. Each one is indicated for a certain type of leak and industry. Learn more about some examples and their applications:
Containment basin with shelter: ideal for small leaks and spills of products that are stored in outdoor areas. This is because it helps prevent rain or sun from damaging the material;
Environmental protection kits: there are several options of kits that count on different items used to contain leaks and spills. They help absorb liquids, oils, and materials, and prevent them from draining into other areas;
Box with lid in PEAD: for the containment of oils, grease or rags that are contaminated, and also to store containers that have some chemical product in them.
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