How do I choose a 200 liter plastic drums? In which industries is a 200 liter plastic drums used?

Plastic drums are indispensable packaging containers in the industrial production, with various sizes and types, suitable for every step of the modern industrial production in a variety of industries. Among them, the 200 liter plastic drums is one of the commonly used packaging containers, so how to choose the 200 liter plastic drums? What is the detailed size? In which industries is it used?

1、200L Plastic Drum Types and Dimensions

The common types of 200L plastic drums are: 200L Open-top Drum, 200L L-Ring Close-top Plastic Drum, and 200L Double L-Ring and Close-top Plastic Drum.

The detailed dimensions are shown in the figure (for reference only):

2、Application of the 200 L plastic drums

The 200L plastic drum has a wide range of application, with different drum types applied in various industries, such as plastic drums in chemical, petroleum, pharmaceutical, video, and other industries.


The 200L open top drum is suitable for holding some viscous chemical reagents, such as epoxy resin, glycerin, etc.

The 200L close-top L-ring drum is widely used, suitable for containing some solid chemical reagents, such as caustic soda, monopotassium phosphate, etc.

The 200L double close-top and L-ring drum is suitable for holding some liquid chemical reagents, such as methanol, ethanol, etc.

3、Advantages of Shiji Heng 200L Plastic drum

Shiji Heng Plastics uses UHMWPE (Ultra High Molecular Weight High Density Polyethylene) as the main material in the production of 200L plastic drums, and employs three-layer co-extrusion technology for one-time molding. The 200L plastic drum has the characteristics of high strength, corrosion resistance, long service life, convenient filling, and excellent sealing performance. Widely applicable, it can be widely used for packaging in industries such as chemical, petroleum, pharmaceutical and food. The quality is reliable, and the low temperature drop and high temperature stacking test technical indicators of the product meet the UN standards. Convenient transportation and the possibility of container transportation.


Main performance characteristics of the product:

  • Sealing test: not less than 20Kpa, pressure maintained for 5 minutes without leakage.
  • Hydraulic test: Constant water pressure of 100Kpa, pressure maintained for 30 minutes, without leakage or rupture.
  • Drop test: ambient temperature -18°C, treatment for 24 hours, drop height 1.5 meters, no rupture.
  • Stacking test: ambient temperature 40 ℃, stacking load 740Kg, stacking for 28 days, no collapse or deformation.


The above is about the types and sizes of 200L plastic drums, as well as their application environments. We hope it will be helpful for you. If you want to know more about 200L Plastic Drums, you can call our official website's contact information.