Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 4 – Waste Management

Another important step in the supply chain is chemical waste storage at the end of the manufacturing process. Hyster® trucks are widely used by sites managing chemical waste. Handling chemical waste Chemical waste can include contaminated water, batteries, aerosols, glue, paint, acid and liquid chemicals, and is generally collected by specialist companies which treat and […]

Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 3 – Warehousing & Logistics

After chemical products have been manufactured, finished chemical products are usually stored in IBCs and sealed drums in an indoor or outdoor warehouse area.  How can Hyster® lift trucks help in these applications? Moving chemical loads with Hyster® lift trucks Following manufacturing, diesel Hyster® forklifts, such as the Fortens™ range, or the Hyster® J-series of […]

Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 2 – Manufacturing

Which 360-degree Hyster® solutions support compliant and efficient handling in the potentially explosive atmospheres present in chemical manufacturing? The production and delivery of raw materials to a manufacturer is the first stage of the chemical supply chain.  During the next stage in the supply chain, raw materials are mixed or processed to manufacture specific chemicals […]