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

...
Read more Read less

Filters

Viewing 1 - 20 of 57 products
Results per page
Description Price Capacity Colour Material Handle Wringer Wheels
RS Stock No. 884-7652
Mfr. Part No.56866
BrandVikan
TWD715.00
Each
units
12L Yellow Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 884-7655
Mfr. Part No.56864
BrandVikan
TWD715.00
Each
units
12L Red Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 188-8987
Mfr. Part No.56899
BrandVikan
TWD157.00
Each
units
- Black Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 176-6581
Mfr. Part No.56889
BrandVikan
TWD603.00
Each
units
6L Black Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 188-8975
Mfr. Part No.56876
BrandVikan
TWD287.00
Each
units
- Yellow Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 176-6576
Mfr. Part No.56884
BrandVikan
TWD611.00
Each
units
6L Red Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 176-6575
Mfr. Part No.56883
BrandVikan
TWD611.00
Each
units
6L Blue Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 188-8991
Mfr. Part No.56935
BrandVikan
TWD529.00
Each
units
- White Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 188-8988
Mfr. Part No.56932
BrandVikan
TWD529.00
Each
units
- Green Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 188-9761
Mfr. Part No.568966
BrandVikan
TWD174.00
Each
units
- Brown Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 188-8972
Mfr. Part No.56873
BrandVikan
TWD287.00
Each
units
- Blue Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 884-7658
Mfr. Part No.56865
BrandVikan
TWD715.00
Each
units
12L White Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 176-6597
Mfr. Part No.56924
BrandVikan
TWD1,548.00
Each
units
20L Red Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 884-7642
Mfr. Part No.56862
BrandVikan
TWD725.00
Each
units
12L Green Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 176-6578
Mfr. Part No.56886
BrandVikan
TWD611.00
Each
units
6L Yellow Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 188-8980
Mfr. Part No.56892
BrandVikan
TWD157.00
Each
units
- Green Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 884-7664
Mfr. Part No.56868
BrandVikan
TWD725.00
Each
units
12L Purple Plastic Yes - -
RS Stock No. 188-8971
Mfr. Part No.56872
BrandVikan
TWD287.00
Each
units
- Green Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 188-8982
Mfr. Part No.56894
BrandVikan
TWD157.00
Each
units
- Red Plastic - - -
RS Stock No. 188-9762
Mfr. Part No.568977
BrandVikan
TWD174.00
Each
units
- - Plastic - - -