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Robust polypropylene plastic and polyethylene plastic construction means the Ezi-action® Drum Pumps and Ezi-action® Safety Measure have excellent resistance to a wide range of chemicals.
The Ezi-action® Drum Pump and Ezi-action® Safety Measure are suitable for dispensing strong chemicals including caustic and chlorine based chemicals, acidic and alkaline chemicals and mild solvents.
With Ezi-action® Drum Pumps the seals are LDPE and there is no requirement to change seals when dispensing different chemicals.
Chemical Compatibility Guide for Ezi-action® Drumpumps
These charts provide an indication as to the longevity of the Ezi-action® Drum Pumps (made from FDA compliant, impact resistant polypropylene with the seals and flap valves made from LDPE) with many chemicals.
- Click here for a useful guide to the chemical resistance of polypropylene and low density polyethylene (LDPE) plastics.
- Click here for an alternative chart for polypropylene resistance.
Chemical Compatibility Guide for Ezi-action® Safety Measure
This chart provides an indication as to the longevity of the Ezi-action® Safety Measure ( made from HDPE) with many chemicals.
- Click here for a useful guide to high density polyethylene (HDPE) chemical resistance.
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Improving the longevity of Ezi-action® Drumpumps - Fully Serviceable
- Our customers have improved the longevity of Ezi-action® Drum Pumps in liquids with poor resistance by not leaving them in the drums when not in use or by rinsing them after use.
- Ezi-action® Drumpumps can be serviced and rebuilt so longevity and value for money is assured. Learn more.
- In addition to LDPE Seal Packs we now offer S Seal Packs (hytrel) and Viton Seal Pack ( Viton O ring with LDPE Seals) . To see if these plastics better suit your requirements click here.
Final determination of suitability for intended use or manner of use is the responsibility of the user.
Ezi-action® Drumpumps are not to be used for highly flammable liquids, strong solvents or for pumping gasoline (petrol).
Strong solvents include hydrocarbon solvents.
Hydrocarbon solvents include gasoline and D-limonene (>10%). Learn more.
Click here to see industries and sectors where Ezi-action® Drumpumps and Ezi-action® Safety Measures are being used.