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Plastic Drums

Greif offers a wide variety of large, intermediate, and specialty plastic drums designed to fit a wide array of customer applications.


Greif offers a wide range of plastic drums to suit a wide variety of packaging needs. From the most basic needs of a plastic drum with lid to a complex 30-gallon drum plastic formulation – Greif has the expertise to work with customers and solve their storing and logistical packaging needs.

For instance, the popular Open Head Plastic drums from Greif are an extremely safe solution to protect goods during transportation. Being lighter than their steel counterpart, they are also relatively easy to handle and stack, reducing safety risks.

We can advise you with a solution perfectly tailored to your needs with the wide variety of sizes and customization options available in terms of covers, closing rings, and handles. 


Choose from tight head drum options with easy-to-handle options including handles or molded hand holds. Certain drums are in compliance with UN/DOT regulations.


Choose from a range of styles with lever-lock or bolt-ring locking bands. Tapered or nestable options offer improved logistics when stacking for transportation.


Various color options or combinations available to match your brand image. In addition, eco- friendly drum options available from our EcoBalance line of plastic products using post-consumer recycled resin (PCR).


With facilities strategically located around the world, Greif is sure to have a location near you.



Sustainable solutions are available using post-consumer recycled resin (PCR) and lighter-weight options that use fewer raw materials.

What is it like to order plastic drums from Greif?

For starters, we work together. Greif and the colleagues who make the company stand out as leaders in plastic packaging containers work with every customer to deliver the best solution for their needs. A collaborative process finds the best outcomes for you and, of course, your customers and end-users.

Did you know that Greif established an updated mission statement to be the best-performing customer service company in the world? What that means for you is whether you are selecting the extensive plastic offerings or looking for anything else in the Greif catalog, it is the duty of all of us to make sure your needs are met and your expectations are exceeded. It’s the Greif way.

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