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The INTERCON Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) is light weight and noncorrosive plastic container specifically introduced for the food manufacturing sector.
Made from food-grade polypropylene, this lightweight 1000litre unit can be used liquid food applications from juices, oil, mayonnaise, to vinegar. Being 40% lighter than some composite alternatives, the INTERCON significantly increases payload capacity and reduces reverse logistics costs. Plus it features a number of innovations to meet the high standards of the food industry and to withstand the rigours of the pooled environment.
The INTERCON is compatible with General Purpose shipping containers (ISO), returnable, reusable and recyclable and brings additional flexibility to CHEP’s range of material handling solutions.
The CHEP Pallecon INTERCON product code is 04131.
The strong, lightweight construction enhances the unit’s safety and handling characteristics, and with a carrying capacity of 1.4 tonnes, enables increased freight efficiencies.
The unit’s 4-way access design allows forklift access from all 4 sides providing greater handling efficiencies.
The quick and easy to clean, flat, smooth finish of the walls is designed to enhance hygiene and reduce the risk of damage to liner bags and contents.
The overlapping walls and base fully enclose the unit to protect the liner bag and help keep the interior clean.
In addition to its strengthened latching system, the unit can be secured with tamper evident seals.
A row of sight glasses provides quick and convenient visibility of content levels.
The drop door enables easy access to the internal base for manual filling and placement of liner bags.
The positioning of the bottom discharge sump below the internal base is designed to minimize residue. For products not requiring bottom discharge, an internal sump cover is available.
The foldable design permits savings in freight costs when transporting empty.
Food grade Polypropylene
Export Container ideal for the transportation of: fats and oils, glucose, liquid sugar, syrups, dairy, malt extracts, mayonnaise,vinegar, wine, pharmaceutical and other food ingredients
Liners, fill and decant valves
These specifications are subject to variation and may be changed without notice. The product shown here represents the latest developments. For some products, earlier versions are sometimes supplied when the latest are not available. This document only applies to those products at the time they leave a CHEP service centre. CHEP is unable to offer any specifications or performance ratings for products transferred or exchanged between users.
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