Metal Drum - 200 litres


 200 litre metal drum


Here is a few suggestions on what else you can do with a drum

  • Make into receptacle for collecting recycling i.e. plastic or glass bottles
  • Put holes into the sides and make into a compost bin
  • Make into a worm farm
  • Cut in half length ways and make into animal water trough
  • Cut them in half and use as a planter
  • Donate it
  • On sell - eg plastic drums can be cleaned out and used to store recyclables.


Metal drums can be recycled through your local scrap metal agent or local transfer station.

How do I recycle it?
  • Drain the drum of any remaining liquids or solids


Where do I recycle it?
  • Scrap metal dealer - check the yellow pages for listings
  • Transfer station - scrap metal area


Plastic drums cannot be recycled.