Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 1 – Raw Materials

The production and delivery of raw materials to a manufacturer is the first stage of the chemical supply chain.  What should businesses handling raw materials in potentially explosive atmospheres consider when it comes to materials handling equipment? Handling flammable raw materials Potentially flammable raw materials are likely to be delivered, pumped and stored in large […]

ATEX compliant forklifts and chemical waste management

The risk of explosion is continuous in the highly regulated chemical waste management industry. It can be a tough, dirty and challenging environment for lift trucks operating on these sites, and for the operators. David Reeve, Industry Manager, explains how Hyster supports these businesses with exactly what they need. Most chemical waste management sites will […]