Compliant, safe transportation, storage and handling for the chemical and science industries in an environmentally responsible manner
The movement, storage and distribution of products in the chemical and science industries can be particularly complex with strict regulations for safe transportation, handling and strong compliance with environmental controls. APL Logistics meets the most stringent requirements.
We are recognized for safety and environmental responsibility in freight management by the world’s top chemical manufacturers and bodies, including membership of the American Chemistry Council (ACC) Responsible Care® Partnership Program. You can be confident that our safety-first commitment is backed by comprehensive knowledge of government regulations and specific handling criteria for chemical products.
Whether you market commodity, intermediate or specialty chemicals, we provide trained personnel for a variety of configurations including bulk drums, dry packages and elasticized fabric super sacks.
Red room and hazardous materials In addition to our Hazardous Materials (HazMat) handling capabilities, we are also experienced in the establishment of red room solutions, including:
Spark-arrested equipment and forklifts
Spill kits and recovery systems
Vapor sensor and specialized ventilation systems
Security / fire detection systems and emergency exhaust
Primary and secondary liquid containment
Transportation management services
Working with our customers, we perform risk assessments, selecting the most appropriate routes, equipment and handling procedures. Services include:
Beyond compliance, however, partnering with APL Logistics is a sure route to performance improvement.
This American science company, one of the largest in the world, chose APL Logistics to manage its transportation network, including the challenge of handling hazardous materials. Compliance stands at more than 96% and cost savings since 2000 are more than US$105 million.