CLEAN UP Your Mess!

ACCIDENTS happen – How we respond to them, aka “damage control” is critically important to limiting damage, returning quickly back to our task, and keeping expenses in check. CONCERNING OIL spills, sadly, tens of millions of gallons of oil enter our oceans every year, but interestingly a mere 8 percent is due to tanker or pipeline spills. EPA sees the […]

What is Your Manager Legacy Look Like?

A lot is asked in today’s work environment from our supervisors, especially considering our current COVID-19 climate. While there are a number of methods to getting this job done, I am going to zero in on two: TOP-DOWN directive or EMPATHIC teacher (actively caring for people) approach. For example, keeping people injury free by helping them look out for the […]

Intermediate Bulk Containers [IBCs/Totes]

What’s a tote? Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) or totes are primarily multi-use bulk containers that hold five (275 gallon) or six (330 gallon) drums of material. A majority of the repackaging industry uses are composite or steel (carbon or stainless) types. For the purposes of this short article we are going to focus on composite, “one way” totes.  MBC receives IBCs […]