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A Force in Nationwide Reconditioning.

Jakacki Bag & Barrel, Inc. is a family owned and operated business that is dedicated to the reconditioning of drums. We are the leading reconditioner of Plastic Drums, Fiber and steel. We sell reconditioned and new fiber, plastic, and steel drums in all sizes and types. We are located in Chicago Illinois and have been in business since 1942. We also offer additional services like the grinding of old plastic drums, reconditioning super bags, tote cleaning for chemical and water treatment industries and the selling and reconditioning gaylords. All these services combined with our drum reconditioning makes us one of the reconditioners in the U.S.A. Continue reading

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Maxi Container: A Century of Responsible Containers

For over 100 years, Maxi Container has taken an environmentally responsible approach to supplying industrial containers. Specializing in the distribution of reconditioned and remanufactured plastic drums and steel containers, we are dedicated to sustainability, and we are a proud member of the Reusable Industrial Packaging Association. Though environmental responsibility is a core value of our company, we also take quality and service very seriously. We offer plastic, steel, and fiber containers in a variety of sizes, and we are always willing to work with customers’ custom container needs. Continue reading

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Plastic Drum Bubbler

I have found with nearly any product that has a purpose there is another way that it can be utilized. With a little creativity you can totally transform the designed use of a product into an entirely different use. 55 gallon drums are one of those products that have some of the most versatility. They can come in a plastic, metal or fiber materials and the size of them make it desirable for many purpose or projects. Throughout this blog series we have touched on a wide variety of different uses and today we have a new project for you. Have you ever wanted a pond in your back yard or maybe not a pond but a bubbler for a soothing background noise while you are in your yard? Continue reading

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55 Gallons of Energy

Green energy seems to be the new fad. As politicians, the public and activists talk about peak oil; we need to start thinking about where our energy will come from next. Over the course of the last 20 years, many outlandish designs have been designed and created. However, many of these designs have not been implemented in to the mainstream. However, what if it were possible to make your own energy generator for your home? Although it will be supplementary to your current energy source it could save costs, as solar does in some households today! Continue reading

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