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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Description Price Capacity Colour Material Handle Trug
RS Stock No. 790-6882
BrandRS PRO
£4.28
Each
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- Silver PP Yes -
RS Stock No. 237-1405
BrandRS PRO
£4.39
Each
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10L Blue Plastic Yes -
RS Stock No. 705-6274
BrandRS PRO
£11.87
Each
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40L Green Plastic Yes Yes
RS Stock No. 261-820
BrandRS PRO
£23.14
Each
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9L - Galvanised Steel Yes -
RS Stock No. 237-1411
BrandRS PRO
£4.39
Each
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10L Yellow Plastic Yes -
RS Stock No. 237-1382
BrandRS PRO
£4.39
Each
Units
10L Red Plastic Yes -
RS Stock No. 237-1427
BrandRS PRO
£4.39
Each
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10L Green Plastic Yes -
RS Stock No. 178-7642
BrandRS PRO
£6.60
Each
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14 Black Plastic Yes -
RS Stock No. 178-7706
BrandRS PRO
£22.72
Each
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12L - Galvanised Steel Yes -
RS Stock No. 884-7668
Mfr. Part No.56869
BrandVikan
£16.12
Each
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12L Black - - -
RS Stock No. 884-7658
Mfr. Part No.56865
BrandVikan
£16.12
Each
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12L White - - -
RS Stock No. 884-7652
Mfr. Part No.56866
BrandVikan
£16.12
Each
Units
12L Yellow - - -
RS Stock No. 884-7655
Mfr. Part No.56864
BrandVikan
£16.12
Each
Units
12L Red - - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9763
Mfr. Part No.568988
BrandVikan
£3.87
Each
Units
- Grey PP - -
RS Stock No. 176-6562
Mfr. Part No.56923
BrandVikan
£34.44
Each
Units
20L Blue - Yes -
RS Stock No. 146-2769
Mfr. Part No.FGQ95088YEL
£84.96
Each
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- Black, Yellow PP Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8983
Mfr. Part No.56895
BrandVikan
£3.50
Each
Units
- White PP - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-8972
Mfr. Part No.56873
BrandVikan
£6.00
Each
Units
- Blue PP - -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9751
Mfr. Part No.568666
BrandVikan
£14.89
Each
Units
12L Brown - Yes -
New
RS Stock No. 188-9754
Mfr. Part No.568688
BrandVikan
£14.26
Each
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12L Grey - Yes -
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