ADsorb…ABsorb…ADsorb…ABsorb

Has someone got it muddled up? Or is there a difference between adsorb and absorb? There certainly is a difference! ADSORB Adsorb is the word that is correctly used to describe what silica gel does with moisture. Adsorption is the process by which a substance adheres to the surface of the adsorbent. In this case…
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Silica Gels

What is all this about silica gel and carcinogenic and cobalt blue and non-cobalt? Can someone demystify all this for me? Well let’s have a go. First thing to say is that Silica Gel is SiO2 and whether it has blue-to-pink or orange-to-white or orange-to-green indicating properties, the base product is still SiO2, silicon dioxide.…
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4VAP: Omni-tuff four-step visual asset preservation

4VAP: Visual Asset Preservation The Omni-tuff 4VAP (four-step asset preservation) system gives you a step by step method and layered protection process. STEP 1: Unituff Peelable coatings: apply Unituff 452 to carbon or mild steel to eliminate oxygen, and thus prevent corrosion starting in the first place. The three wins that end-users have proven by…
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Chain of Responsibility

Chain of Responsibility Hey, I’ve got a few questions around storing goods in my warehouse. What the dickens am I supposed to use as far as bits of timber dunnage, pallets, boxes, cages, plastic bins? Can someone give me a guide to the know-how on retaining product according to Australian Standard AS 4068 – 1993…
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Maintain, Safeguard, Preserve

When our warehouse was built some years back, and since then the inventory has grown to three times the original size. Painpoint As a result, we have had to start using a lay-down yard to store a lot of the big gear for our operation. The challenge that has just got more intense, as the…
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Choice of Strapping

CHOICE OF STRAPPING I am a warehouse supervisor and have lots of team members. And I get lots of questions, and I don’t know all the answers. One subject that has a lot of questions, is STRAPPING and RESTRAINTS. Some of the questions are as follows: How must I strap equipment correctly? Which type of…
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Achieve Chain of Responsibility for Heavy Loads

  Ensuring safety of goods while in transit is a top priority. Polywoven strapping is designed for restraint during  storage and as well as in transport, bundling and supporting products together. What sets Omni-tuff Polywoven Strapping apart from the other products in the market today is the integral strength of its materials used in manufacturing which makes it a…
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Find out why the Omni-tuff™ CamLock Strap is the New Game Changer in Warehouse Safety

CamLocks – a solution to the pain-point in warehouses around having to keep on cutting and re-strapping pallets. We have a massive number of pallets in our warehouse, and we are bound by warehouse procedures to strap every pallet that is on the racking.   Is there such a thing as re-usable strapping? We use PET…
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10 Powerful Facts that Make Omni-tuff Pallet Collars the Leader in Warehouse Storage

Pallet collars A unique value for money proposition, the OMNI-TUFF Pallet Collar gives ultimate flexibility – depending on the creativity of the end-user.     #1 Options in dimensions Whether you need just a single-height collar of 192mm or would like to add a second, third or fourth layer – the pallet collar can be…
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A Cheaper Alternative to Transport Frames

Do you ever have to deal with Timber Pallets that have been crushed by a heavy load? Instead of using a pine or hardwood pallet, where there can be concerns around timber pallets potentially having boards come loose, and thus causing the strapping or restraint system to lose its tension, there are now instances where…
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