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Spring Storage Specials

Spring. The time has come to plant your garden, dust the blinds, air out the neglected corners of your house, and to rotate and evaluate your food and water storage. Got 30 gallons of water from 2012 sitting in your basement? Dump it on the tulip bed and replace it with fresh runoff. Do you […]

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Food and Water Storage Tips

Food and Water Storage Tips Emergency preparedness is a subject in which we at Industrial Container are very well versed. Here in the Mountain West, we have a long-standing and well known cultural interest in storing food and water against hard times, and we’ve also done business through a number peaks in national interest. We […]

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Child Resistant Packaging: Challenges and Opportunities

             You may hear it referred to as CR, or CRCs, or Child Resistant Packaging, but one thing that doesn’t change is the need to prevent children from gaining easy access to certain products.  This is a fact of life for many businesses we work with. Those who are operating in long established market sectors […]

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How Is Colored Glass Made?

You can probably instantly think of a few types of colored glass, from those amber beer bottles to cobalt blue tincture bottles. However, have you ever tried to figure out how this glass is made? Are you curious about what other colors are available? A number of materials are commonly used to color glass, including […]

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History of Industrial Container and Supply Company

History of Industrial Container and Supply Company Industrial Container and Supply Company, Utah’s leading distributor of containers, jars, drums and more, began as many successful small businesses, in a basement.  In 1962, Reid Johnson founded the company as a sole proprietor, the most common type of small business in America at that time.  Over 50 years ago, Johnson’s go-to product was the industrial gallon bottle, which was well received in the chemical industry.  The Johnson’s used the family station wagon as a […]