Absorbs Oils; Coolants; Solvents; Water; Universal Each absorbs up to 5.7 gal. 1 bag

Loose vermiculite adds a layer of absorbent cushioning between containers and overpacks.
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The State of California mandates that the following statement is made in order to comply with the California Safe Drinking Water & Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986.

Chemical Known to Cause
Silica, crystalline (airborne particles of respirable size) Cancer

Loose vermiculite adds a layer of absorbent cushioning between containers and overpacks.

  • Made of 100% chemically inert #1 vermiculite, it absorbs a broad range of liquids, yet adds very little weight to the shipping container
  • Flows into cracks and crevices to create a snug fit between container and overpack

Absorbency Up to 5.7 gal. per bag
Absorbency per Up to 5.7 gal. per bag
Application General Absorbent
Brand Therm-O-Rock
Fluid Absorbed Oils; Coolants; Solvents; Water; Universal
Color Brown
Unit Weight 20 lb.
Sold as 1 bag
Weight 20 lbs.
NSN (National Stock Number) 4235-01-690-2412
# per Pallet 27
Composition Industrial Grade 1 Vermiculite
UNSPSC 47131902
Pigalog® Page Number Page 39

  • Product Data Sheet (PDS)
  • Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for Vermiculite
  • 49 CFR 173.12(b)(2)(i)
    "Inner packagings containing liquid must be surrounded by a chemically compatible absorbent material in sufficient quantity to absorb the total liquid contents."
  • 49 CFR 173.3(c)(2)
    When a salvage drum is used to overpack a damaged container, the area between the container and the salvage drum 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."  The packing material must also be compatible with the hazardous material.


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  • star star star star star By dort 02/08/2019

    Loose packing absorbent

    "We order this item a lot, it works well with the chemicals that we are disposing of."

  • star star star star star By Al 11/07/2014

    Great for shipping product samples

    "I highly recommend this loose packing product. It fills the gaps well and even smaller bottles don't shift around too much. It's a great valuse and goes a long way."

  • star star star star star By Jeffrey 08/02/2013

    Glycol Spill

    "We have used the Therm-O-Rock on some small to medium glycol spills over the past week. It works great and easy to use, I couldnt ask for a better product."

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