« Q：What is flexitank?
A：A flexitank is an alternative to such standard transportations as tank-containers, railway or road tanks, drums and other forms of transportation. Most of our customers, who were initially receiving base oils in drums or in bulks– have been persuaded by us to deliveries in flex tanks – and they discovered, that it’s much more cost efficient. Flexitanks have been used worldwide for many years, but a lot of our customers first discovered the advantages of flexitanks with LAF.
« Q: What is the highest temperature your common flexitank can hold?
A: The common flexitank PE films can take up to a maximum temperature of 80℃. However, for safety consideration, we recommend Safety Loading Temperature of 60℃ and below. Should the product loading temperature fall between 60°C and 70°C, the laden flexitank must remain static for at least 8 hours after loading is completed.
« Q: What is the advantage of bottom loading / discharge?
A: It is safer since the loaders do not go on top of the flexitank.
It is more user-friendly and faster in loading and discharge.
« Q: What is the percentage of residue in your flexitank?
A: Less than 50kgs.
« Q: Can your flexitank be re-used?
A: Our flexitank is a one-way disposable flexitank. Our insurance will not cover reuse.
« Q: Does your company take care of the disposal of the flexitanks?
A: Yes, but there is a fee charged in accordance with the area concerned.
« Q : How large are the Flexitanks?
A: It is available in capacities of 14,000 liters to 24,000 liters, which can represent more than double the capacity of pre-packaged cargo.
« Q: I need storage at destination, can you help with this?
A: The Flexitank system can be used as a temporary storage system at supply point or destination, aiding Just in Time deliveries and additional storage capacity for crop / commodity based products.
Costs can be significantly less than ISO tank or storage tank alternatives.
« Q: What is the most common cargo your flexitank load?
A: LAF flexitank could load non-hazardous liquids consist of food grade liquids and chemical liquids.
« Q: What is your delivery time?
A: Within 7 days after receiving your prepayment.
« Q: Does your flexitank,IBC,Dry Bulk Liner cover the Product Liability Insurance ?
A: Yes, the Product Liability Insurance will be covered with seller.
« Q: Does the Product Liability Insurance of your company will undertake the responsibility that as the leak caused the pollution or the personal injury & the damage to the cargoes of the third party ?
A: If the problem is proved to be caused by flexitank quality defect, not caused by operation or transportation, we will cover the cargo loss, personal injury, or the damage to cargoes of the third party, such as other containers nearby, but we do not undertake the responsibility to the environmental pollution, including air/land / water pollution and other contaminations.
« Q: Which kinds of valves does your company provide?
A: Combined Ball Valve,Combined Butterfly Valve,Stainless Steel Flange+Common Butterfly Valve.
« Q: Can the heating pad be reused? How long does it need to heat the cargo?
A: It is reusable, the accurate time of the heat according to the melting point of the product and the temperature of the out circumstances.
« Q: Could you export octobins made of cardboard with pallet cover and liner?
A: We provide customers cardboard with liner. As for the pallet, customers prefer to buy at local.
« Q：Could your company do custom design work?
A: Yes. If the packaging method can’t satisfy you, we will do design according to customer's requirement.
« Q: Could kerosene be accepted by flexitank?
A: Flexitank is suitable for non-hazardous chemicals. Kerosene belongs to hazardous cargos, so the answer is no.
« Q: About the cargoes loaded and discharged,what equipments is needed at the factory?
A: Pump,Hose,Transfer Hose,Cam Lock Adapter,Strap,Storage Receptacle.
« Q: Whether your company could provide the air vent ?Which type do you have ?
A: Our company could provide the manual air vents and automatic air vents,we could equip different type according to the cargoes.
« Q: When can I get the price?
A: We usually quote within 24 hours after we get your inquiry. If you are very urgent to get the price, please call us or tell us in your email so that we will regard your inquiry priority.