Your Guide to Sorbents
What is a Sorbent?
Sorbents are used to recover liquids through absorption. They are made from insoluble materials and soak up and retain liquid ensuring a quick and easy solution to cleaning up spills and leaks. Sorbent materials and any oil that is removed from them must be disposed of in accordance with approved regulations.
Seton offer a wide range of sorbent products ranging from pads and pillows to complete spill kits so you can rest assured we have a product to suit your needs.
Types of Absorbent
Our range of absorbents are available in oil-only, chemical and maintenance options.
Oil-only: Absorbs all types of oil and petroleum based liquids only
Chemical: Ideal for all chemicals, acids and bases
Maintenance: Use on a variety of liquids including water, coolants, solvents, oil and anti-freeze
Sorbent pillows are used on large spills once contained or for recurring leaks from valves or pipes. Also good to use in packaging for extra protection during transportation of liquids.
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Sorbent Socs and Boons
Sorbent socs and booms have highly absorbent fillers to draw in the spill and safely contain the liquid. Fit around any machine, corner or curve to stop the liquid from moving and to ensure your workfloor is kept clean and safe.
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For emergency spills and general everyday use. Ideal for dealing with leaks and drips around the workplace. Use in high-traffic aisles and next to machines.
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Long lengths of absorbent on a roll so you can pull off as much or as little as needed for the application. A low cost solution for absorbing a wide variety of industrial liquids.
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Allow for a fast clean up of small spills: simply pour over the spill to absorb the liquid. A cost-effective solution ideal for automotive industries, factories and warehouses.
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Carriers of dangerous goods are obliged to provide their trucks with a spill kit. They contain a range of products to deal with spills quickly and effectively.
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