Storage bin or “Storage container” – (Fig., is used for storage of dry foods such as flour, sugar, rice, beans, etc.


Fig. Storage bins – PLASTI-BAC – BELGIUM 

 Selection factors:

·        Material; food grade plastic or stainless steel (preferred to have international standard)
·        Stationary or mobile.
·        Should have hinged or sliding cover.
·        Capacity in liters.
·        See next example.

 Market example:

As shown in Fig., a Storage bin with the following features; Food quality (NSF approved) plastic (HDPE) body, removable two-piece poly carbonate sliding lid, mobile with 2 fixed and 2 swivel casters, 80 liters capacity, suitable for sugar, flour, rice, etc, manufactured by “Plasti-bac” –