We are extremely happy to announce we have made some changes to the BB1HCS, BP4HCS, and BB2HCS – Hard Covered Spill Pallets following the feedback we received from our customers. Here at Empteezy, we value our customer’s opinions and strive to provide the best products, and services possible to ensure customer satisfaction. What’s New? BB1HCS […]

When the liquids you are storing and using are sensitive and would be adversely affected by fluctuations in temperature it’s important that the location where they are stored is a controlled environment. This can be achieved with the use of insulated, and where appropriate, temperature-controlled fully bunded stores, which can also be supported by individual […]

When considering the storage of flammable liquids, alongside all the normal measures associated with storing liquids there are strict rules concerning separation distances. This is the distance the flammable liquids must be stored from occupied buildings, boundaries, process units, flammable liquid storage tanks and or sources of ignition. Quantity Stored Distance Up to 1,000ltr 2 […]

Using chemicals or other hazardous substances at work can put people’s health at risk. The law requires employers to control exposure to hazardous substances to prevent ill health. Control measures must ensure employees and others who may be exposed are protected and to that end The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) […]

In the UK oil is still one of the biggest pollutants. Country specific regulations governing its storage are: ENGLAND The Control of Pollution (Oil Storage) (England) Regulations 2001: Which define “oil” as any kind of oil including petrol. SCOTLAND The Water Environment (Controlled Activities) Scotland Regulations 2011 (As Amended) and The Water Environment (Misc.) Scotland […]

Sometimes outdoor storage of drums and IBCs is required due to space restrictions or as a direct operational need. When this is the case, there are a few things you need to take into consideration that you may not have thought about. Below, we offer our top five tips for safe outdoor storage. 1. DESIGNATE […]

A Safety Data Sheet (SDS), formally known as a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), is designed to provide the necessary information required to help users to protect the health of humans and the environment. Users are categorised as companies or individuals who use a substance, either on its own or in a mixture, in their […]

The Health and Safety Executive has recently issued a statement stating that regardless of the outcome of an EU-exit, the responsibility of protecting the health and safety of people within the workplace will remain the same. Invariably there will be a raft of changes required to facilitate the extraction from the EU but the HSE […]

It goes without saying that storing hazardous substances safely will help protect your business, workers and the environment. If you deal with any potentially dangerous substances in your workplace, it is essential that you first understand how best to manage them. Remember, even something as simple as oil or coolant can pose a danger if […]