Drip pans are indispensable for meeting the legal requirements of water protection in factories and plants. Environmental protection has long since become one of the most important requirements. If the water-polluting substance leaks from the respective container, the sump catches it and prevents it from seeping into the groundwater. A distinction must be made between catch basins without castors and mobile solutions: The second variant is characterized by the fact that the collection tray is mobile. A mobile drip tray has four wheels and a push handle so that you can transport it comfortably.
Mobile sump tray: Benefits and advantages at a glance
If a drip tray is mobile, it is equipped with two swivel castors and 2 fixed castors. You can manoeuvre the tray comfortably, even in narrow aisles. Such a transport requirement often arises in factories, including from the warehouse to the production site. A mobile drip tray provides valuable services for sporadic needs at various locations. If an employee needs this protection for a short time at a specific location , he can use the mobile collection tray for this purpose. He does not have to use an industrial truck to procure a collection tray without wheels .
Mobile sump trays in different designs
Here in the shop you can choose between mobile sump trays made of steel and sump trays made of plastic. When deciding between the two different materials, several aspects are important. For example, you should consider what type of hazardous substances you want to transport. For flammable substances, for example, steel sumps are strongly recommended because of their resistance. Other criteria are resistance, weight and stability. Sump trays made of PE or GRP are extremely resistant to aggressive chemicals. With regard to weight, everything speaks for a mobile collection tray made of PE plastic, these weigh considerably less. On the other hand, steel collection trays are characterised by their resistance to solvents and their greater robustness
Additional equipment for mobile collection trays
If a drip tray is to be mobile, you should also look into the various designs. This is because, in addition to the legal requirements, the equipment of the collection trays is also decisive. For example, there are trays with and without grating or perforated PE sheeting. If this is available, place the containers on this extra. The collecting basin is located underneath. In models without this addition, the containers stand directly in the collection basin. Important: Pay attention to the load capacity and the collection capacity of the tank, both must be sufficient for your purposes.