Chlorine is supplied in two sizes of drum;
- 860 kg Drums
- 980 kg Drums
These drums contain liquid Chlorine but are designed to supply both liquid and gaseous Chlorine. When positioned on its side, with one valve directly above the other, gaseous Chlorine can be supplied by the top valve and liquid Chlorine can be supplied from the bottom valve.
Chlorine drums and valves are designed, maintained, tested, filled and supplied in accordance with the requirements of the Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009 (CDG 2009) SI 2009 No.1348, and relevant British Standards. In accordance with these regulations and where relevant the requirements of the Transportable Pressure Equipment Directive are met.