Universal Socks #GCSO430 – 3″ x 4′, 30 socks/package
Super-absorbent Cellulose Socks soak up more than one gallon for every four feet!
• Very Thirsty Socks: A single 4′ Sock can absorb more than a gallon of oils, coolants, solvents or water, making it a true top performer.
• Contain and Soak Up Leaks or Spills: Ideal for surrounding spilled fluids or wrapping around leaky machines. Easy and convenient to put into place. Contain spills to keep fluids from spreading into larger areas and becoming slippery hazards. Very flexible to conform around machine bases and offer a snug fit with no seepage.
• Color-Coded: Color-coding helps you visually identify the right sorbent for your needs. Gray signifies Universal sorbency.
Dimensions: ext. dia. 3″ x 4′ L
Shipping Dimensions: 22″ W x 24″ L x 16.5″ H
Sold as: 30 socks per package
Composition: Cellulose Filler/Polypropylene Sleeve
Absorbency: Up to 34 gal. per package
Absorbency per: Up to 1.13 gal. per sock
Weight: 30 lbs.
# per Pallet: 16
Ship Class: 175
Metric Equivalent Specifications
Dimensions: ext. dia. 7.6cm x 121.9cm L
Shipping Dimensions: 55.9cm W x 61cm L x 41.9cm H
Absorbency: Up to 128.7 L per package
Absorbency per: Up to 4.3 L per sock
Weight: 13.6 kg
Warnings & Restrictions:
There are no known warnings and restrictions for this product.
Regulations and Compliance:
49 CFR 173.3(c)(2) – The area between a container and a salvage drum used for overpacking must have “sufficient cushioning and
absorption material to prevent excessive movement of the damaged package and to eliminate the presence of any free liquid at the time the salvage drum is closed.”
40 CFR 263.31 – Transporters, “must clean up any hazardous waste discharge that occurs during transportation…so that the hazardous waste discharge no longer presents a hazard to human health or the environment.”
40 CFR 263.30(a) – In the event of a spill, transporters must, “take appropriate immediate action to protect human health and the
40 CFR 112.7(c)(1) – Facilities must have “appropriate containment and/or diversionary structures to prevent discharge oil from reaching a navigable water course.”
29 CFR 1910.120(j)(1) – Under an OSHA requirement, “DOT-specified salvage drums or containers and suitable quantities of proper absorbents shall be kept available and used in areas where spills, leaks, or ruptures may occur.”