A Guide to Suitable Storage Containers
Storage and shipping is a particularly important investment for companies that produce perishable, hazardous or very fragile goods. Foodstuff manufacturers, chemical companies and medical supplies companies require a much higher quality of shipping container than individuals simply shipping their personal and household possessions from one location to another.
The steel containers are manufactured to protect goods from a range of weather conditions experienced when shipping goods around the world but they may also need to be insulated from the extremes of weather to protect the contents. And for perishable goods the containers will need to be individually temperature controlled. Shipping certain medical supplies that might be the target of theft will require additional alarmed security systems and alarms may also be necessary to trigger a significant drop in temperature in a refrigerated container containing foodstuffs.…read more→