Plastic Pails

5 Gal. Containers

We stock 5 gallon plastic containers, five gallon steel containers and 5 gal. fiber containers. This group includes bottles, jugs, pails and drums.

Of special interest in this group is our polyethylene lined steel pails and our twist and lock plastic buckets.

Container Areas

Covers, Caps, Plugs,
Bungs and Closures

Containers by Capacity

Yankee Containers
110a Republic Drive
North Haven, CT 06413

Phone: 203-288-3851
Fax: 203-288-9936

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We stock a complete line of plastic, steel, metal, tinplate, fiber, plastic, corrugated and glass containers and packaging. Our line includes drums, pails, bottles, barrels, boxes, bucket, jars, jugs, covers, caps, pumps, seals, bungs and many other items to handle your packaging needs.

Five Gallon Containers

ImageColorCapsDescriptionPackPricing Quantity/Price
Kraft None 5 Gallon Rectangular Corrugated Cardboard Bottle/Jug In A Box With Gallon Graduation Marks
Item# HED-HPA6368
ID# 49
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 10 1/2 Inch
Width: 10 1/2 Inch
Height: 16 Inch
1 @List
$16.928 each
@24
$12.304 each
@60
$10.537 each
Kraft None 5 Gallon Round T501-A2X Standard All Fibre Fibre Drum
Item# SFD024913
ID# 313
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Width: 11.5625
Height: 12 1/2
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 1/4 Inch Inside Height

Note:
1 @List
$16.954 each
@10
$15.550 each
@25
$12.625 each
Natural None 5 Gallon Rectangular Plastic Bottle/Jug With Gallon Graduation Marks
Item# HED-HPB4358
ID# 51
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 10 Inch
Width: 10 Inch
Height: 15 1/8 Inch
30 @List
$10.532 each
@24
$7.674 each
@60
$6.771 each
Blue None 5 Gallon Closed Top Round Plastic Drum
Item# HED-WPB7204
ID# 53
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 11 1/2 Inch Outisde Diameter
Height: 14 3/4 Outside Height

Note: This 5 gallon blue Winpak drum has a 70mm Rieke opening. The dust cap is included. The cap for this drum is sold separately, and we offer either a 70mm screw cap with a 3/4" reducer in the center which accepts a 3/4" faucet (sold separately) or a spouted cap. This drum has a drop handle which facilitates easy pouring and optimal emptying. UN1H1/Y1.8/100
36 @List
$17.265 each
@24
$13.577 each
@36
$12.067 each
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Natural None 5 Gallon Closed Top Round with 18mm Vent Cap Plastic Drum
Item# HED-WPB7543
ID# 52
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 11 1/2 Inch Outisde Diameter
Height: 14 3/4 Outside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon natural Winpak has a 70mm Rieke opening, It comes with the dust cover. Caps are sold separately. Your choice of a screw cap which is 70mm and has a 3/4" reducer in the center which allows for a 3/4" faucet also sold separately, or a spout cap sold separately. The 18mm vent cap is included. They are high molecular weight high density polyethylene and are FDA compliant. They have a drop handle, an interlocking top and bottom and are shipped with the dust cap on. UN1H1/Y1.8/100
36 @List
$17.265 each
@24
$13.577 each
@36
$12.067 each
Black 2 Inch Buttress 5 Gallon Closed Top Jerrican Plastic Drum
Item# NAMPAC400850
ID# 628
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 13.0625
Width: 9.375
Height: 13.625

Note: Black polyethylene is not food grade. This is a 5 gallon black blow molded container with an integral handle. The closure on this drum is a 2" buttress plug with a 3/4" NPS (National Pipe Standard) reducer. The rectangular shape and stackable design minimize storage space. UN3H1/Y1.9/150 and UN3H1/Y1.4/100 when vented
45 @List
$21.361 each
@24
$16.290 each
@36
$15.522 each
Blue 2 Inch Buttress 5 Gallon Closed Top Jerrican Plastic Drum
Item# NAMPAC400851
ID# 629
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 13.0625
Width: 9.375
Height: 13.625

Note: Our 5 gallon blue delex is a blow molded container with an integral handle. It has a 2" buttress plug with a 3/4" NPS (National Pipe Standard) reducer. UN3H1/Y1.9/150 & UN3H1/Y1.4/100 when vented. This container is food grade. We stock this in blue, black (not food grade) and natural.
45 @List
$21.361 each
@24
$16.290 each
@36
$15.522 each
Natural 2 Inch Buttress 5 Gallon Closed Top Jerrican Plastic Drum
Item# NAMPAC400852
ID# 630
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 13.0625
Width: 9.375
Height: 13.625

Note: This is a 5 gallon natural blow molded container with an integral handle. The closure on this drum is a 2" buttress plug with a 3/4" NPS (National Pipe Standard) reducer. UN3H1/Y1.9/150 and UN3H1/Y1.4/100 when vented. This container is food grade.
45 @List
$21.361 each
@24
$16.290 each
@36
$15.522 each
White NA 0234 Covers 5 Gallon UN Rated for Liquids Plastic Pail
Item# PCI-12379
ID# 132
120 TRAY / 20 Case @List
$6.261 each
@2 Cases
$5.384 each
@1 Tray
$4.758 each
Black 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BBKHTSSL2
ID# 128
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
120 Tray/20 Case @List
$6.717 each
@2 Cases
$5.748 each
@1 Tray
$5.067 each
Chevron Blue 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BCBHTSSL1
ID# 129
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
3000 MINIMUM ORDER @List
$ each
@40
$ each
@1 Tray
$ each
Green 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BGNHTSSL-2
ID# 130
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
3000 MINIMUM ORDER @List
$ each
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$ each
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$ each
Gray 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BGRHTSSL2
ID# 131
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
120 Tray/20 Case @List
$6.717 each
@2 Cases
$5.748 each
@1 Tray
$5.067 each
White 40CLL Cover 5 Gallon Twist and Lock Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BLLWHHTSSL2
ID# 138
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10
Width: Top Diameter 12 7/8
Height: 14 1/2

Note: For Dry Products
120 Tray/20 Case @List
$7.983 each
@2 Cases
$6.874 each
@1 Tray
$6.173 each
Natural 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BNAHTSSL2
ID# 133
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
120 Tray/20 Case @List
$6.717 each
@2 Cases
$5.748 each
@1 Tray
$5.067 each
Orange 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BORHTSSL2
ID# 134
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
3000 Minimum Order @List
$ each
@2 Cases
$ each
@5 Cases
$ each
Red 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BRDHTSSL-2
ID# 135
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
3000 Minimum Order @List
$ each
@2 Cases
$ each
@5 Cases
$ each
Shell Yellow 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BSYLHTSSL2
ID# 137
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
3000 Minimum Order @List
$ each
@2 Cases
$ each
@1 Tray
$ each
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White 40CCovers 5 Gallon Heavy Duty Plastic Pail
Item# PCI40BWHHTSSL2
ID# 136
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Bottom Diameter 10 1/4
Width: Top Diameter 12 1/4
Height: 14 7/16
96 Tray/20 Box @List
$6.003 each
@2 Cases
$5.131 each
@1 Tray
$4.321 each
Gray None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-02-01
ID# 399
Height: 13 3/8 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 9/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon gray steel pail with a red phenolic lining is a tight head pail with Rieke opening. It has a hole covered with a dust cap. Pails are shipped empty, with the dust cap on, so they remain clean. The end user fills the pail and then crimps on a Rieke Flexspout (sold separately). A Rieke Flexspout is a retractable plastic pour spout which offers a reliable and tamper evident seal. When the spout is closed, it has a low profile for ease of stacking. The tamper evident cap has a pull tab for fast removal. Once the Flexspout is crimped on, and before the first use, the cap is pulled off the spout and cannot be reattached. To use the pail, simply pull up the spout, dispense your product and reclose.
36 @List
$15.015 each
@24
$13.525 each
@36
$12.009 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-03-01
ID# 400
Height: 13 3/8 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 9/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon black unlined steel pail is a tight head pail with a Rieke opening. It has a hole covered with a dust cap. Pails are shipped empty, with the dust cap on, so they remain clean. The end user fills the pail and then crimps on a Rieke Flexspout (sold separately). A Rieke Flexspout is a retractable plastic pour spout which offers a reliable and tamper evident seal. When the spout is closed, it has a low profile for ease of stacking. The tamper evident cap has a pull tab for fast removal. Once the Flexspout is crimped on, and before the first use, the cap is pulled off the spout and cannot be reattached. To use the pail, simply pull up the spout, dispense your product and reclose.
36 @List
$14.301 each
@24
$12.872 each
@36
$11.440 each
Blue None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-05-01NILES
ID# 402
Height: 13 11/16 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 11/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon blue tight head steel pail, unlined with a rust inhibitor, has one 2" and one 3/4" Rieke Visegrip II steel plugs with irradiated PE gaskets. These are pipe thread plugs. This pail can be used to store hot oil, approximately 350 degrees F, removed from fryers.
36 @List
$20.891 each
@24
$18.673 each
@36
$16.472 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-06-01
ID# 403
Height: 13 11/16 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 11/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: This black steel pail with a 1 coat epoxy phenolic lining has a 2" Rieke Titegrip Steel Plug with an EPT (Ethylene Propylene Tri Polymer) gasket. This pail is suitable for both Packing Groups II and III.
36 @List
$22.949 each
@24
$20.495 each
@36
$18.072 each
Dark Blue None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-07-01NILES
ID# 404
Height: 13 11/16 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 11/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our blue tight head steel pail with a 2 coat red phenolic lining has one 2" and one 3/4" pipe thread steel plugs. Red phenolic linings are commonly used when transporting or storing agricultural chemicals, flavors and fragrances, acids and organic solvents. This is an FDA compliant pail and can take hot product up to 350 degrees F maximum.
36 @List
$22.899 each
@24
$20.491 each
@36
$18.102 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-10-01
ID# 406
Height: 13 3/8 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 9/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon black steel unlined pail has a 2 inch screw cap and a spout. Some of our customers use this pail to transport hot oil, approximately 350 degrees F. When you remove the cap. there is an inner seal which lifts off and a push pull spout which can be lifted up. A funnel can then be placed in the opening for ease of pouring.
36 @List
$16.736 each
@24
$15.057 each
@36
$14.593 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Insert 1/8 Vent in Body Steel Pail With Lug Cover With Rieke Opening
Item# CSCP2-11-01
ID# 31
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 12 Inch Outside Diameter
Height: 14 1/32 Inch Outside Height

Note: This black steel pail is a composite pail with a plastic liner. The liners are produced separately from the pail and hand assembled. The pail takes a Rieke Flexspout (sold separately) which must be attached with a special crimping tool. The pail comes with a dust cap which is removed and the pail is then filled. When the Flexspout is applied, it seals the liner to the pail, as well as sealing the spout to the pail. There is small hole in the side of the pail which allows any air between the liner and bladder to be forced out.
36 @List
$22.688 each
@24
$20.173 each
@36
$17.635 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round Steel Drum
Item# CSCP2-12-01PGI
ID# 32
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 12 Inch Outside Diameter
Height: 16 1/2 Inch Outside Height

Note: Includes Bolt Ring, Nut & Bolt This is a 24 gauge steel pail with a plastic insert. It is an X rated Packing Group I combination package. The inner container is high density polyethylene and has one 2" buttress plug. The steel cover is held on with a bolt ring which is secured with the nut and bolt. UN Rating UN1A2/X50/S
36 @List
$49.527 each
@24
$44.668 each
@36
$43.529 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.4mm 26 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-30-02
ID# 34
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Top Outside Diameter 11 3/4 Inches
Width: Bottom Outside Diameter 10 7/8 Inches
Height: With Cover 13 1/2 Inches

Note: This black open head unlined steel pail with a rust inhibitor has a UN rating of UN1A2/Y30/S. To keep the UN rating valid, this pail may only be used with CSCC-85-01LC (lug cover) or CSCC-85-01DC (dish cover) and CSCRURING lever lock ring.
84 @List
$11.037 each
@24
$10.160 each
@48
$8.928 each
Green None 5 Gallon Round 0.3mm 28 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-34-01
ID# 869

Note: This open head green unlined steel pail with a rust inhibitor has no UN certification, therefore, you may use any dish cover or lug cover with the pail.
84 @List
$8.931 each
@24
$7.980 each
@48
$7.261 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.3mm 28 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-40-01
ID# 36
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: Top Outside Diameter 11 3/4 Inches
Width: Bottom Outside Diameter 10 7/8 Inches
Height: With Cover 13 1/2 Inches

Note: This black unlined open head steel pail with a rust inhibitor has a UN rating of UN1A2/Y1.6/70. To keep the UN rating valid, the only covers that may be used with this pail are CSCC-85-01LC (lug cover) or CSCC-85-01RSA (lug cover with Rieke Spout Assembled).
84 @List
$8.996 each
@24
$8.038 each
@48
$7.081 each
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Black None 5 Gallon Round 29 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-41-02
ID# 899

Note: This 5 gallon black unlined 29 ga open head steel pail with rust inhibitor has no UN rating.
84 @List
$7.327 each
@24
$6.547 each
@48
$5.767 each
Gray None 5 Gallon Straight Sided 0.5mm-24ga. Steel Pail With Lug Cover
Item# CSCP2-43-01
ID# 409
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 11 15/16 Inch Outside Diameter
Height: 13 3/8 Inch Outside Height With Cover

Note: This gray pail is a straight sided pail with a 2 coat clear phenolic lining. It has a wire bail and a single bead above the ear. The lug cover is included with the pail. It has a UN rating of UN1A2/Y1.8/100.
36 @List
$17.155 each
@24
$15.438 each
@36
$13.724 each
Gray None 5 Gallon Round 0.4mm 26GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-48-01
ID# 410
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 11 15/16 Inch Outside Diameter Top
Width: 10 7/8 Inch Outside Diameter Bottom
Height: 13 25/32 Inch Outside Height With Cover

Note: This open head steel gray pail has a red phenolic lining. It has a UN rating of UN1A2/Y1.8/100. To keep the UN rating valid, the only covers that may be used are CSCC-53-02RSA (lug cover with Rieke Spout Assembled) or CSCC-53-01 (lug cover).
84 @List
$10.493 each
@24
$9.453 each
@48
$8.408 each
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Blue None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-61-01
ID# 412
Height: 13 11/16 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 11/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon blue steel pail with a buff epoxy phenolic lining is a tight head pail with a Rieke opening. It has a hole covered with a dust cap. Pails are shipped empty, with the dust cap on, so they remain clean. The end user fills the pail and then crimps on a Rieke Flexspout (sold separately). A Rieke Flexspout is a retractable plastic pour spout which offers a reliable and tamper evident seal. When the spout is closed, it has a low profile for ease of stacking. The tamper evident cap has a pull tab for fast removal. Once the Flexspout is crimped on, and before the first use, the cap is pulled off the spout and cannot be reattached. To use the pail, simply pull up the spout, dispense your product and reclose.
36 @List
$16.697 each
@24
$14.919 each
@36
$13.121 each
Black None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# CSCP2-85-01
ID# 416
Dimensions (exterior / inches)
Length: 11 15/16 Inch Outside Diameter Top
Width: 10 7/8 Inch Outisde Diameter Bottom
Height: 13 25/32 Outside Height With Cover

Note: This 5 gallon unlined open head black steel pail with rust inhibitor has a UN rating of UN1A2/Y2.0/100. To keep the UN rating valid, the only cover that may be used with this pail is CSCC-80-01X30 (lug cover).
84 @List
$10.670 each
@24
$9.603 each
@48
$8.538 each
Blue None 5 Gallon Round 0.5mm 24 GA Steel Pail
Item# VLCP2-60-01
ID# 411
Height: 13 11/16 Inch Outside Height
Dimensions (interior / inches)
Length: 11 1/4 Inch Inside Diameter
Height: 12 11/16 Inch Inside Height

Note: Our 5 gallon blue steel pail with a clear (gold) phenolic lining is a tight head pail with a Rieke opening. It has a hole covered with a dust cap. Pails are shipped empty, with the dust cap on, so they remain clean. The end user fills the pail and then crimps on a Rieke Flexspout (sold separately). A Rieke Flexspout is a retractable plastic pour spout which offers a reliable and tamper evident seal. When the spout is closed, it has a low profile for ease of stacking. The tamper evident cap has a pull tab for fast removal. Once the Flexspout is crimped on, and before the first use, the cap is pulled off the spout and cannot be reattached. To use the pail, simply pull up the spout, dispense your product and reclose.
36 @List
$16.697 each
@24
$14.919 each
@36
$13.121 each