Buckets

What is a Bucket?
Buckets are normally open topped containers complete with a handle used for carrying various materials and liquids. There is a bucket to suit every application as buckets are available in various shapes, sizes, capacity and colour.
You would normally use a bucket for carrying water though they are used for commercial and industrial purposes. Buckets are also used as containers within the shipping industry, transporting chemicals and industrial products. Mop buckets which are used along with a mop and have wheels or castors attached to the bucket making it easier to move around. Especially useful if you have large area to clean you can easily move the bucket as you go from area to area.

What are buckets made from?
Buckets are available in various materials to suit your everyday need and there are four main materials.
• Galvanised steel
• Flexible plastic
• Rigid plastic
• Polypropylene

Ranges of buckets are extra strong and are made to carry boiling water, strong chemicals and detergents.

Can I buy a bucket with a lid?
Some buckets are supplied with lids. Important if cross contamination is possible. Important until the contents are disposed of. An example is a charging bucket used within health care.

Types of buckets available.
Standard bucket - cleaning, general purpose
Easy pour buckets with a spout
Builders bucket
Plasterers bucket
Industrial steel buckets
Bato buckets (used in horticulture)
Charging buckets (health care)
Trug – multiple use – animal feed buckets, large capacity.

Buckets are normally round in shape and are also available with a flat side for easy storage. Especially useful where storage space is limited.

Is the colour of a Bucket important?
The colour of a bucket can be important especially when a bucket has a specific use. Important if cross contamination is an issue also if a bucket is to contain chemicals, detergents or corrosive material. For example, if within a hospital environment a bucket is used to carry needles and the rule is all buckets that carry needles are “red” and floor buckets are “blue”, staff know the specific use for that bucket.

Colours available.
Black
Blue
Green
Orange
Pink
Purple
Red
Silver (steel)
White
Yellow

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RS Stock No. 237-1405
BrandRS PRO
TWD180.00
Each
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10L Blue Plastic Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9757
Mfr. Part No.568788
BrandVikan
TWD365.00
Each
units
- Grey PP - -
RS Stock No. 237-1411
BrandRS PRO
TWD180.00
Each
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10L Yellow Plastic Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8989
Mfr. Part No.56933
BrandVikan
TWD624.00
Each
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- Blue PP - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8982
Mfr. Part No.56894
BrandVikan
TWD186.00
Each
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- Red PP - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8990
Mfr. Part No.56934
BrandVikan
TWD624.00
Each
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- Red PP - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9758
Mfr. Part No.568866
BrandVikan
TWD772.00
Each
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6L Brown - Yes -
RS Stock No. 176-6609
Mfr. Part No.56922
BrandVikan
TWD1,319.00
Each
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20L Green - Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9752
Mfr. Part No.568677
BrandVikan
TWD756.00
Each
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12L - - Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8983
Mfr. Part No.56895
BrandVikan
TWD186.00
Each
units
- White PP - -
RS Stock No. 237-1427
BrandRS PRO
TWD180.00
Each
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10L Green Plastic Yes -
RS Stock No. 176-6633
Mfr. Part No.56926
BrandVikan
TWD1,319.00
Each
units
20L Yellow - Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8979
Mfr. Part No.56891
BrandVikan
TWD186.00
Each
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- Pink PP - -
RS Stock No. 884-7668
Mfr. Part No.56869
BrandVikan
TWD654.00
Each
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12L Black - - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8991
Mfr. Part No.56935
BrandVikan
TWD624.00
Each
units
- White PP - -
RS Stock No. 146-2769
Mfr. Part No.FGQ95088YEL
TWD3,718.00
Each
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- Black, Yellow PP Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9759
Mfr. Part No.568877
BrandVikan
TWD772.00
Each
units
6L - - Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8986
Mfr. Part No.56898
BrandVikan
TWD186.00
Each
units
- Purple PP - -
RS Stock No. 884-7658
Mfr. Part No.56865
BrandVikan
TWD654.00
Each
units
12L White - - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8992
Mfr. Part No.56936
BrandVikan
TWD624.00
Each
units
- Yellow PP - -