55 gallon Drum Selection
55 Gallon Steel & Plastic Drums
Looking for 55 Gallon Drum storage solutions? Granite Environmental offers both steel drums as well as plastic drums, depending on your needs and applications. Not sure which style drum is for you? Take a look at some of the major characteristics of each.
Steel Drums can offer the strength of up to 20 gauge steel. Optional corrosion resistant liners and coating are available. These drums are an industry standard and offer a firm and reliable structure that is capable of handling your oil, chemicals, or other containment items.
Now the Plastic Drums offer a long lasting life with their corrosion resistant polyethylene construction. Plastic drums are also going to be the cheaper and more economical choice.
GEI Works offers drums in multiple sizes to accommodate all of your storage needs. Take a look at our 20 and 30 gallon drum dimensions page to determine which product is right for your application. Not sure which drum is right for you?
Need to store food or hazardous contents? No worries! Both drum types can be UN and FDA approved for the storage of solids and liquids. Both offer strength and durability in different ways, but accomplish the same goal of secure storage. Handling remains the same in the steel and plastic categories with the exception of the weight difference.
Don't want to make a mess?
Keep the area around your drum clean with absorbents that can easily clean up oils and hazmat material. Check out the many styles of absorbents to see which suits your operations best.
Take things one step further. We also offer a wide variety of Secondary Containment Pallets & Covers that can help make the storage of your 55 gallon safe, clean and easy.