CropLife America: Industry Guideline for Acceptable Containers

Category 1 Category 2 Category 3 Category 4 Category 5 Category 6
Description Blow-molded inner container in cage or shell Thick Wall container on a protective base Thick Wall container on legs Thick Wall, Proprietary Design One piece Thick Wall Container One piece Thick Wall Container
Bottom Discharge with or without bottom discharge with or without bottom discharge with or without bottom discharge with or without bottom discharge No bottom discharge with or without bottom discharge
Round/Square Square Square or Round Square Square/Round or Custom Round Square or Round
Stackable Yes Yes Yes or No Yes or No Yes & No Yes
Options May have top chime. May be equipped with a pump.
May have top chime. May be equipped with a pump.
Materials HDPE bottle & Metal cage HDPE and LLDPE Plastic HDPE and LLDPE Plastic HDPE and LLDPE Plastic HDPE and LLDPE Plastic Stainless Steel
UN/DOT Authorization UN 31HA2 UN1H1, UN3H1, UN31H1, UN31H2 UN31H1, UN31H2 UN1H1, UN3H1, UN31H1, UN31H2, None UN1H1, UN3H1, UN31H1, UN31H2 UN1A1, UN31A1, DOT 57
Containers in each category include, but are not limited to, those pictured here.
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This project was undertaken in conjunction with the settlement of an enforcement action against Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC, taken by the US Environmental Protection Agency for alleged violations of FIFRA.