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110A Republic Drive
North Haven, CT 06473

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55 Gallon Blue Delcon
Item Number: SPP55DNTHBL
UN/DOT: 1H1/Y1.9/150
High Density Polyethylene

Please find specifications, pricing and ordering information for this item below. If you have any questions please contact us via email, phone or fax. Our customer service department is ready to assist you.

Let us put our 27 years experience in the steel, tin, glass, corrugated box and plastic container industries to work for you.

Item Specifications
Material:High Density Polyethylene
Stock Colors:Blue
FDA:Chemical and Food Grade Plastic
Construction:Blow Molded
Capacity:Rated 208 liters (55 gallons)
Diameter:594mm (23.4 inches)
Height:911mm (35.9 inches)
Tare Weight:10.0 kg (22.0 lbs)
Closure:Two 2 inch Buttress Plugs with 3/4 inch reducer
Closing Torque:39 N-m (25 ft. lbs.)
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Most asked question
I am looking for potable water storage containers and food storage containers. Can I use your plastic containers for storing water and food?

Yes, our plastic containers are made from food grade high density polyethylene resin and are suitable for applications which involve food and drink. The only exception is our black plastic containers. Black is generally considered to be a NON-approved color.

The following is basic information on some items we stock which are suitable for food and water storage.

Food Storage Containers

For bulk food storage of items such as grains and other dry foods we can offer the following.
  • Plastic Buckets
    Our plastic buckets range in size from 1 to 6.5 gallons. Our 5 gallon buckets offer the greatest selection of colors and cover choices.
  • Open Top Plastic Drums
    Our open top plastic drums are stocked in 30 and 55 gallons and are ideal for use as bulk food storage containers.

Water Storage Containers

For water storage we can offer the following.
  • 5 Gallon Plastic Carboys
    Our 5 gallon plastic carboys are perfect for use as water storage containers when keeping the container easily transportable or efficiently stored is desirable.
  • Closed Top Plastic Drums
    Our closed top plastic drums are stocked in 15, 30 and 55 gallons are suitable as large bulk water storage containers.

    Drum pumps and faucets are stocked for our closed head drums and plastic carboys.



Beyond Plastic carboys, drums, and barrels

Since 1972 Yankee Containers has been providing industries of all kinds with quality packaging an knowlegeable service. Offering a full line of steel, metal, tin, plastic, glass, fiber and corrugated cardboard containers backed by a commitment to prompt and attentive service.

We endevour to make the packaging end of your business hassle free by bringing a broad selection of containers under one roof. From drams to drums, bottles to boxes. We have more than 1,000 containers and closures instock and ready for prompt shipment.

Let us put our years of experience and commitment to service to work for you.

May we help you solve one of your packaging problems?

Yankee Containers
110a Republic Drive
North Haven, CT 06473

Phone: (203) 288-3851
Fax: (203) 288-9936