SAFETY: The High Cost of Exposing Workers to Chemicals at Point of Use

The tip-and-pour method of transferring chemicals, as well as poorly designed pumps, can expose workers to injury and companies to significant financial losses.   In the manufacturing of plastics, workers often transfer potentially hazardous liquid additives such as plasticizers, colorants, dyes, lubricants, antimicrobials and flame retardants into smaller containers or directly into tanks or machinery. […]


  A Testing Laboratory Case Study Some organizations choose to meet or beat compliance targets as a way to demonstrate their commitment to sustainability. Proactive investing in environmental measures beyond those required by law can be good for the bottom line if for no other reason than to limit the downside risks of damages, hefty […]


A Cleaning Chemical Manufacturing Case Study: Ridgway Industries of Pennsylvania is a manufacturer of industrial and household cleaners. Their product line consists of household and industrial cleaning products, from dishwashing detergents to floor strippers and power washing solutions. All of them are chemical based. Ridgway’s manufacturing process involved workers tipping and tapping heavy 55-gallon drums […]

At the car wash…

Wash Works finds GoatThroat Pumps …………….and stops pouring money down the drain After twelve years of regular hand pump replacement, wasted materials, and messy clean-ups, Matt de Lange, General Manager of the Wash Works Car Wash finally found the pump he’d been looking for: GoatThroat. “They worked and worked perfectly right from the start. No […]

With Chemical Spills, Prevention Beats Cleanup

The majority of chemical spill problems occur while getting the chemicals out of the drums. Many small- to moderate-sized companies rely on workers to manually lift and tip the containers and pour the chemical into a smaller drum, so spills are inevitable, and spill kits and related equipment are necessary. While there’s no substitute for […]

Case Study: Putting Solvents in Their Place

Old ways of doing business are acceptable today if they comply with regulations and get the job done efficiently. A Florida-based manufacturer was unable to meet both of those goals in its production process for precision wire and ultra-fine wire used in microelectronic and semiconductor applications. “This company’s initial challenge was to protect the workers […]


Innovative Pump Design Saves Time, Gets Out More Product and Reduces Injuries Golf course management involves the purchase, storage, and dispensing of many types of liquids from fertilizers to insecticides and having to deal with all of the issues that come from these activities. Accordingly, Mike Higuera, Jr., Manager of The Ranch Golf Course in […]


Since 1938, the owners of Stancato’s family restaurant in Parma, Ohio have delighted area residents by serving fine Italian cuisine made from time-honored family recipes. For almost 60 years, Stancatos hand mixed the family’s spaghetti sauce and Italian salad dressing, bottling some of the 20-gallon per day output to sell directly to customers. In 2005, […]


Rancho Rodoro, is a 40 acre avocado and lemon tree farm located in the Santa Clara River Valley of California. Owner Randall Axell divides his time between soil and pest management and improving crop production. Rancho Rodoro uses integrated practices which help to reduce Phytophthora Root Rot (PPR) spread. Until recently, Axell has been using […]

Solving Open-Use Storage of Solvents – A Pharmaceutical Case Study

When a North Carolina biopharmaceutical company’s productivity was limited by the state fire code’s “Open Use” restrictions, the company’s Environmental Safety Department found itself facing chemical storage challenges at a new level. Engaged in the design, discovery and development of NNR Therapeuticas, a new class of drugs for the treatment of multiple diseases and disorders […]

Government Capabilities Statement

Core Competencies GoatThroat Pump’s unique technology help companies reduce hazmat incidents and save money at their manufacturing facilities by preventing costly chemical spills and the associated cost of reporting and manufacturing downtime. The systems mitigate worker compensation claims by preventing workers exposure to hazardous chemicals and by eliminating repetitive motion and other injuries. • Used […]

The High Cost of Exposing Workers to Chemicals at Point of Use

Utilities Every day, laboratory and cleanroom workers transfer potentially hazardous chemicals — such as solvents, acetones, lubricants, cleansers, and acids — from large drums into smaller containers, or directly into equipment. This transfer of chemicals at the point of use can have serious consequences when manual “tip-and-pour” techniques or poorly designed pumps are used. Whether […]

Water Treatment

No More Tipping and Tapping Killing weeds isn’t one of the primary responsibilities of a water and wastewater management facility, but it does require some care to do the job well and in compliance with California’s Title 3 Pesticide Regulations. The San Joaquin, Calif., water and wastewater management facility is located on 100 acres. It […]

Wire Manufacturer

Kanthal Palm Coast Kanthal Palm Coast, a Sandvik company, is the leading US manufacturer of precision wire and ultra-fine wire products. They offer a broad range of alloys with a variety of optimized properties such as electrical resistivity, temperature coefficient, mechanical properties, corrosion resistance properties, and surface treatments. Kanthal Palm Coast (KPC) is one of […]

Ground Water and Soil Remediation

Ground Water and Soil Remediation An Environmental Remediation Company was hired to remove contamination from soil and groundwater at John F. Kennedy Airport without excavation or continuous equipment on the site. Applying the most advanced technologies and contracting solutions, they restored contaminated soil and groundwater in the shortest possible time using GoatThroat Pumps. In the […]

Auto Parts Manufacturer

POLLUTION PREVENTION A company that manufactures thermostats and other devices for the automobile industry in Waltham, Massachusetts needed Goat Throat Pumps. Recently, the Ford Motor Company required this company to fulfill the requirements for ISO14001 and become registered before January 2004. Developing and implementing the plan took over two years, and they achieved their registration […]

COVID-era Pumping

Disinfection Agents, Sanitizers and Industrial Chemicals: GoatThroat Pumps Highlights ImportantSafety and Money-Saving Reasons to Switch Out Old Pumps and Outdated Pumping Protocols ABC REPORTS: March 17, 2020 — GoatThroat Pumps recently focused attention on spill hazards, promoting its proprietary, innovative pumping design as the one-stop solution for liquid-chemicals pumping hazards, with a special focus on […]

Cosmetics Manufacturer

Pumping Beauty For the past fifteen years, Florida-based Earth Supplied Products has had its hand in the beauty formulas of a wide variety of cosmetics giants like Este’ Lauder, Avon, and Revlon just to name a few. Catering primarily to companies based on the East Coast, Earth Supplied Products specializes in providing natural, hand-mixed cosmetic […]

GT Meter System for TRI and Annual Air Inventory Reporting

  GoatThroat Pumps offers 2 metering systems for data collection in support of required annual emissions reporting for EPA’s Air Inventory Reporting, Toxic Release Inventory (TRI), Pollution Prevention (P2), and Greenhouse Gasses (GHG). Developed for a Federal Government Agency for point-of-use chemical delivery, the systems also substantially reduce fugitive air emissions, prevents chemical spills, and […]

Game-Changing Fuel Barrel Pump – No Need To Crank

When it comes to fuel barrel pumps, efficiency and ease of use are paramount. Traditional manual pumps often require extensive effort, with users having to crank the handle repeatedly to dispense fuel. However, there’s a game-changing solution in the market – the revolutionary no-crank fuel barrel pump from GoatThroat – no more need to crank! […]

CIP Pump: Safe for Direct Contact with Food-Grade Materials

If your business falls within the realm of the food and beverage industry, you’re no stranger to the strict regulations in place to ensure proper cleaning and sanitation of workspaces and equipment. The FDA has a laundry list of food service codes to abide by, different in each state, each with appendix after appendix listing […]

These Utility Pumps Pay For Themselves!

When it comes to tackling those daunting pumping tasks, having the right tool for the job is essential. Whether you’re dealing with transferring chemicals, lubricants, or other fluids, a reliable utility pump can make your life so much easier. But did you know that investing in a high-quality utility pump can actually pay for itself […]

Sanitary Food-Grade Barrel Pump Made with FDA-Compliant Plastic

When it comes to handling liquid materials in the food industry, maintaining strict hygiene standards is paramount! The use of a sanitary food-grade barrel pump can significantly enhance safety and efficiency in liquid transfer processes. In today’s post, we will delve into the benefits and features of our sanity, food-grade barrel pump made with FDA-compliant […]

The Gas Transfer Pump That Lasts 10+ Years

Very few things in life give the satisfaction that an “old reliable” tool can bring. In a world where transience and quick turnarounds are always expected, a product that demonstrates consistent quality brings peace of mind and saves money! When it comes to efficient gas transfer, we are proud to say that our American-made GoatThroat […]

The #1 Hand Pump for 55 Gallon Drum Containers

If you are looking for a reliable hand pump to transfer liquids from a 55 gallon drum container, you are in the right place! At GoatThroat, we are proud to offer the best hand pump for 55 gallon drum containers on the market today. It’s designed to make your life easier by providing a safe, […]

World’s Best Fluid Transfer Pumps: No Leaks, Drips or Spills

GoatThroat brings you the world’s best fluid transfer pumps that deliver safe and efficient liquid transfer solutions. Whether you need to transfer hazardous chemicals, solvents, or oils, our fluid transfer pumps are designed to meet your specific needs and ensure safe handling of liquids without any mess. With GoatThroat’s fluid transfer pumps, you don’t have […]

#1 Brake Cleaner 55 Gallon Drum Pump for Easy Transfer

If your operation uses brake cleaner, degreaser and other automotive fluids, GoatThroat’s brake cleaner 55 gallon drum pump is the solution you’ve been looking for. This pump is designed to make handling, transferring and dispensing these fluids safer, easier and more efficient.  Say Goodbye to Messy Fluid Transfer & Application This pump is designed to […]

Top-Rated Diesel Transfer Pump – NO Spills

Are you tired of messy spills and unreliable diesel transfer pumps? Look no further than GoatThroat pumps, the top-rated solution for hassle-free liquid dispensing. When it comes to transferring diesel and other petroleum-based liquids, spills can be costly and time-consuming. That’s why GoatThroat pumps are specifically designed to handle these liquids without any mess. Their […]

High-Quality Transmission Fluid Transfer Pump – Quick & Easy

As a professional in the automotive or manufacturing industry, you know how essential it is to have the right equipment to get the job done efficiently. When it comes to transferring transmission fluid, using the right pump can save you both time and money. That’s where our high-quality transmission fluid transfer pump comes in – […]

Meet the Manual Fuel Transfer Pump That Doesn’t Waste a Drop!

GoatThroat manual fuel pumps have quickly established themselves as the leading choice for transferring and dispensing liquids, especially in industries that require highly corrosive and flammable liquids such as gasoline, diesel, and chemicals. In this blogpost, we want to focus on a common issue with many other fuel pumps available in the market: corrosion that […]

This DEF Pump Maintains Diesel Purity & Complies with ISO Standards

If you’re looking for the best pump for dispensing and transferring Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), then look no further than GoatThroat Pumps. Here’s why GoatThroat Pumps are the top choice in industries like trucking, automotive, farming, marine and many more! The Best Pump for DEF GoatThroat pumps are the #1 DEF pump for many reasons! […]

*Easy* Hand Transfer Pump – No Cranking!

Are you tired of using clunky, hard-to-use hand pumps in your industrial setting? Look no further than GoatThroat pumps! These pumps are designed with ease of use in mind and require no cranking, making them a game changer for transferring liquids quickly and efficiently. Take it easy with our hand transfer pump – no cranking! […]

The ONLY Oil Transfer Pump You’ll Ever Need

What brought you to this blogpost today? If you’re searching for a reliable oil transfer pump, it’s likely that you’ve experienced the frustration of awkwardly tipping an unwieldy container that results in drips, spills, and wasted liquid product. Maybe you’ve used other oil transfer pumps that left your arm sore and ended up breaking anyway.  […]

This Durable Glycol Transfer Pump Will Last for 10+ Years

“They just don’t make things like they used to.” Have you ever found yourself scrapping equipment that only lasts one season before it breaks down? In the age of fast fashion, high speed internet, and next-day home delivery, we have become accustomed to speedy service but often at the expense of a quality product with […]

No-Spill Sulfuric Acid Transfer Pump: Compatible up to 98%+

Have you ever heard the phrase, “no use crying over spilled milk”?  Here at GoatThroat, we’re focused on more hazardous liquids that might make you cry if you come in contact with them – and we wouldn’t blame you! That’s why we’ve developed a no-spill sulphuric acid pump that’s compatible with up to 98%+ concentration.  […]

No Tipping, Spilling or Leaking – Our Oil Drum Pumps Make Transfer Easy

Oil spills in any context are bad, but shop owners especially know the frustration of a messy spill that wastes product and creates a dangerous work environment. That’s why we designed a product that eliminates costly and hazardous spills. With no tipping, spilling or leaking – oil drum pumps make transfer easy! Oil Spill Dangers […]

ISO-Compliant Diesel Hand Pump Allows for Safe, Smooth Transfer of DEF

We’ve all been hit hard by high regular and diesel gas prices these days, but the costs of several other automotive fluids have risen as well, notably DEF (diesel exhaust fluid). You won’t waste a drop of that precious liquid when you use our diesel hand pump which allows for safe, smooth transfer of DEF […]

Refillable Bulk Brake Cleaner Dispenser Pump System

Have you ever bought olive oil in bulk at Costco and regretted the decision when trying to pour the unwieldy container at home? We have all tried to save a buck by buying in bulk and end up accidentally wasting products due to the impractical nature of massive storage containers. The automotive industry commonly uses […]

How to Save Your Arm with Our No-Crank Drum Hand Pump

Imagine that you’re sitting at the dinner table with your family and begin to notice that lifting the fork to your mouth is sending a twinge of pain up your arm. You did spend a while hand cranking 50 gallons of fluid into another container at work today but you didn’t think much of it […]

The Best 55 Gallon Drum Transfer Pump with Adjustable Flow Rate

As anyone who transfers chemicals knows, there are a TON of problems with hand crank pumps. For one, it’s tiring work and usually not very ergonomically sound. Extremely unsustainable for a business that needs to thrive on efficiency. Another problem is that hand cranking leaves you with a wildly unpredictable flow rate. GoatThroat Pumps have […]

The Safest Acid Pump: One-Touch, Easy Operation

It’s no surprise that acid pumping can be a dangerous operation. Combine hazardous liquids with laborious pumping and you’ve got a recipe for spills, injuries and wayward VOCs.  GoatThroat Pumps has designed a way around this problem by creating the easiest acid pump available: this pump delivers a smooth continuous flow at the touch of […]

Cut Operational Costs with Our Highly Efficient & Durable Barrel Pump

For businesses where chemical pump operation is key to their bottom line, there are myriad ways to lose money: Inefficient pumping processes that leave valuable chemicals spilled or left sitting in the barrel Costly worker’s comp claims from poor handling of hazardous chemicals Replacing cheaply made equipment over and over again GoatThroat barrel pumps are […]

Our Zero-Waste Chemical Pump Leaves 1/2 Inch or Less in the Container

Any business working with expensive chemicals knows that wasted product is one of the most frustrating financial drains. Thankfully, wasting valuable liquid product is no longer just part of doing business, thanks to the innovative chemical pump system from GoatThroat. Our premium pumps are specifically designed to maximize efficiency while keeping users safe and all […]

Precise Liquid Transfer Pump with Smooth, Continuous Flow

Since the dawn of liquid-related businesses, high-volume liquid transfer has posed some significant problems. The greater the quantity, the more difficult it is to transfer liquid safely and efficiently. Countless spills and safety hazards have left companies with product loss and employee injuries, wondering if there will ever be a liquid transfer pump that can […]

Quickest & Safest Manual Drum Pump on the Market

  If your business relies on draining drums to keep the show going, you need a manual drum pump that can perform to your standards, putting control in your clutches and power in the palm of your hand. Give up the gimmicks and kick cheap construction to the curb; pick up a pump from GoatThroat […]

How Using Our “Find Your Pump” Tool Gets You the Safest, Custom-Designed System For Safety with Your Chemicals

As you’re probably aware if you’re a business that works with hazardous chemicals, there are myriad components to a safe pump system. The pump materials must be compatible with the chemical. The fittings and accessories must be right for the application. The operation should be as ergonomically sound as possible, et cetera. See our GoatThroat […]

Safety Precautions When Handling Flammable Chemicals

Any time flammable chemicals are being stored or transferred in your facility, you run the risk of injury through spills, vapor (VOCs) release, static electricity generated ignition and more. These injuries, however, do not have to be an eventuality. By taking proper safety precautions, you can prevent hazardous injuries and costly spills. Using Safety Data […]

Popular Chemicals FAQs

There’s a common misunderstanding when it comes to chemical spill prevention. People hear “chemicals,” and immediately think of hazardous human concoctions that devastate the environment and the human body alike. But this is far from the truth. In fact, chemicals are the building blocks of, well, everything! Chemicals have always existed in nature and the […]

The BEST Liquid Transfer Pump: No Hand-Cranking Necessary

Since the dawn of liquid and chemical-reliant businesses, people have been researching and refining the best way to transfer liquids and chemicals; the perfect combination of ease and efficiency. After decades of progress, several hits and many misses, the pump to beat all pumps is finally here. See what all the fuss is about – […]

Better Than Electric: Fluid Transfer Pump with One-Touch Flow Control

When it comes to chemical transfer, many businesses have decided that an electric fluid transfer pump is the way to go; frankly, we disagree. Why? Because here at GoatThroat, we’ve created a transfer pump that outperforms the power-consuming complexity of any electric pump out there. Simple yet sophisticated, our pumps achieve the highest-quality chemical transfer […]

Easy, One-Touch Hand Operated Liquid Transfer Pump Saves TIME

Whether a busy restaurant, a cranking car garage, or a fast-paced pharmaceutical company, if you’re in a business relying on liquid and chemical transfer, time is always of the essence. In industries where even the smallest setbacks can have severe implications, the tools you use on a daily basis should be reliable. The revolutionary hand […]

The Only One-Touch Pressurized Antifreeze Pump

If your business deals heavily in antifreeze, you may be working much harder than you have to be. Clunky chemical transfer systems have been needlessly complicating antifreeze transfer and distribution from day one, but the idea that chemical transfer has to be a cumbersome chore is a myth. Here to prove it is the GT/SCP […]

Closed-System, FDA-Compliant Food Grade Transfer Pump

Are you in the food and beverage business, looking for a chemical transfer system that is truly second to none? When it comes to your line of work, there’s a lot to consider. Hygiene and protection from contamination are critical, as even the simplest lapse in caution can lead to a public health nightmare! Fortunately, […]

Acetone Handling Precautions; The Goatthroat Safety Solution!

If you’re a facility manager charged with ordering chemicals and chemical transfer systems, you’re probably no stranger to the hazards of handling dangerous chemicals like acetone. Though acetone poses many moderate safety risks to employees, its most urgent threat is its high flammability. In the wrong situation, an acetone spill can quickly become an unmanageable […]

The GoatThroat Chemical Transfer Solution: Manual or Pneumatic Pump Fluid Transfer System

At GoatThroat pumps, we offer alternatives to ineffective, outdated forms of chemical transfer. Our revolutionary hand pumps offer a manual operation experience unlike any other, pouring precisely, sparing bodily wear and tear, and prioritizing workplace safety. But that’s not all; GoatThroat makes a wide variety of specialized attachments to fit the individual needs of your […]

The Safest Ethanol Transfer Pump: 10+ Years of Use

In this day and age, things just aren’t made to last. Companies have decided that a quick buck is better than a quality product, meaning cheap materials and corner-cutting are the new unspoken standards. Astonishingly, even companies with long trusted track records are being bought out, replacing industry-leading quality with rubbish. When it comes to […]

No-Spill Ethanol Pump Makes Pumping EASY & Efficient

Any business relying heavily on the efficiency of an ethanol pump knows the importance of a precise pour. A reliable, functional pump should have little margin for error, as poor design leads to inefficiency and wasted resources at best, and dangerous spills, slips and falls at worst. If you’ve been unimpressed by your experiences with […]

The Best Corrosive Chemical Transfer Pump on the Market

Looking for a corrosive chemical transfer pump? If you own a business that largely relies on hazardous chemicals, you’re no stranger to the inconveniences and caution it takes to handle these dangerous liquids (or fluids) safely. You’re probably also familiar with the physical toll that large vats and barrels can take on the body; many […]

Efficient & Durable Acid Hand Pump

In a time of cheap, poorly made products that fail fast, a quality, reliable acid hand pump is a precious commodity. If you’re a company that handles hazardous chemicals and you’re frustrated by poorly designed transfer systems that lack efficiency and durability, GoatThroat has the superior solution you’ve been waiting for. Check out the features […]

Sanitizer Pumps for Schools

As schools re-open across America, we know that the safety of every child, parent and family unit is paramount – that’s why GoatThroat Pumps, with Lighthouse Life Sciences, are extremely pleased to have provided two of America’s leading pre-schools with the equipment necessary to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 to their young students and […]

Tool-Time – Review of GoatThroat Pumps

DrumQuik for GoatThroat

Gold Winner – Product of the Year in Fluid Handling April 2017. Need to find a pump to work with your DrumQuik® applications   or are you looking for a threaded fitting between the pump and the drum? Check out the DQGT – compatible with DrumQuik– co-developed with CPC – Colder Products Inc. Designed as an […]

Popular Chemicals FAQ

Popular Chemicals FAQ Acetone, Isopropyl, MEK (Methyl Ethyl Ketone). What do these three chemicals have in common? They are three of the most commonly used chemicals, and as a result the three chemicals that are spilled the most. Here are answers to some common questions regarding the big three in the world of chemicals. Where […]

What’s In a Name? The Origins of GoatThroat Pumps

When you first encounter a GoatThroat Pump, it’s hard to know what makes you take notice first. The name, or the engineering excellence that allows liquids to be dispensed effortlessly and safely. For more than two decades, the name GoatThroat has been synonymous with pumps that are fast. precise and easy to operate. But, while […]

How to Choose the Right Transfer Pump – Part 2 – Materials of Construction

Did you ever think about the types of materials of construction? Chances are good that you haven’t because it is a lot easier to get another pump of the same kind that you know works. But a little work here will save a lot of wasted chemical… and throwing pumps in to the land fill […]

Which pump is best for your transfer job? – Part 1

There are a lot of questions to ask when considering which pump will be best for your transfer solution. If you are going to stop tipping drum to pour out liquids… CONGRATULATIONS. But there are still a lot of questions to ask so that you get the best fit. Below are few of those questions. […]

Women in Manufacturing – Tips from the Top

Women have a totally different approach to business and manufacturing because they are collaborative. The job has to get done no matter what. But you can work with people and train them to help you do the job and help you do the job better.

10 ways a GT Pump is like a beer tap*

* Actually, 11 and counting. With the wave of a wrist and the pull of a tap handle…. it could be beer. GoatThroat Pump are simple to use, easy to understand, and a great engineering control for your chemicals. While everything we do is based in science, we know the technology will be very familiar […]

Important Safety and Money-Saving Reasons to Replace Old Pumps

Disinfection Agents, Sanitizers and Industrial Chemicals: GoatThroat Pumps Highlights Important Safety and Money-Saving Reasons to Switch Out Old Pumps and Outdated Pumping Protocols ABC REPORTS:  March 17, 2020  — GoatThroat Pumps recently focused attention on spill hazards, promoting its proprietary, innovative pumping design as the one-stop solution for liquid-chemicals pumping hazards, with special focus on production […]

Sustainable, Sensible and Easy to Use

GoatThroat Pumps makes workplaces safer and more sustainable For the past twenty years, a company based in Milford in Connecticut with a highly distinctive name, has been manufacturing and supplying products that help make workplaces around the world safer, more hygienic, more sustainable and more cost-effective for their owners. Transferring liquids between containers may seem an easy and simple process, but it can also be […]

Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) for STEM Programs

As college enrollment in STEM programs continues to rise (reaching 45% of college freshman in 2016 according to the National Science Foundation), improving safety in university labs will become critical. To keep students and faculty safe, follow Good Laboratory Practice guidelines and comply with regulations, now is the time for university labs to introduce new, […]

How a Small Equipment Change Can Produce Large Gains for Daily Operations and HACCP Compliance

The FDA’s Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) system is something that you already know if you own or manage a facility where food or food-grade products are grown, manufactured, stored, or handled.  If, however, you are looking at HACCP for the first time, you will be interested in the following information. What is […]

To the Moon and Beyond: GoatThroat Pumps Selected for NASA’s Critical Environmental Test

Orion experienced a successful environmental test at NASA’s Glenn Research Center’s Plum Brook Station after exposing the spacecraft to intense conditions, replicating environments during launch, deep space travel and the extreme hot and cold temperatures. As a result of an impeccable safety record, a pump solution from GoatThroat Pumps was selected for NASA’s critical environmental […]

New EPA Paraquat Requirements Impacting AgriBusiness; Agriculture Equipment Leader GoatThroat Pumps to Develop a Solution

New EPA requirements for handling the restricted use pesticide include special training, new labeling and new closed-system packaging.  GoatThroat Pumps announces plans to develop new equipment to match the new packaging, continuing its legacy for manufacturing quality products for safe handling of agricultural chemicals. MILFORD, Conn., June 25, 2019 – In response to several fatalities […]

Chemical Process Safety: How to Avoid Spills in Your Workplace

The Safe and Innovative Alternative Part 3 of 3 What is the antidote to unsafe chemical-handling processes at a plant, lab, or facility? Having a safe, dependable way to access and transfer liquids that doesn’t include tipping barrels and containers or relying on gravity for flow is an incredible first start. That’s why many businesses […]

Chemical Process Safety: Tips to prevent and manage a spill

The Most Common Chemical Spills in the Workplace Part 2 of 3 Some types of spills are seen time and time again in workplaces all around the country. This is mostly due to the fact that the same poor practices are still in place. Fortunately, making some upgrades and implementing better practices for handling chemicals […]

Chemical Process Safety: Common Chemical Spills That Make a Workplace Dangerous

The Common Chemical Spills That Make Workplaces DangerousPart 1 of 3 Spills are universally dreaded in a testing facility or production environment. A spill can bring productivity to a halt and cost a business untold amounts of money. What’s more, a spill can cause serious harm to workers. Everything from skin injuries to fires can […]

Why Today’s Farmers Have to Be Serious About Safety When Dealing with Agricultural Chemicals

A safe harvest is a happy harvest. You know about this all too well if you work in the agricultural industry. The reality is that the delicious, succulent fruits and vegetables that we all eat actually go through quite a process during the time it takes to get from the farm to the table. Farming […]

Selecting the Right Pump for Your Pharmaceutical Laboratory

Are spills a daily worry at your laboratory? The transference of chemicals is one of the most common activities in a pharmaceutical laboratory. However, the reality is that most supervisors and operations managers are allowing some pretty big oversights to occur in their labs when it comes to how materials are transferred. It makes sense […]

Upgrading Your Pump for Use in the Golf, Lawn, or Landscape Industry

Beautiful turf doesn’t happen by accident. You already know that it takes a great deal of planning, manpower, and chemical usage to keep a green space flourishing if you work in landscaping or agriculture. The stakes are very high when it comes to ensuring safety and keeping costs low regarding the handling of agricultural chemicals. […]

How can there be an ROI with a hand pump?

GoatThroat Pumps, hereafter referred to as GT Pumps, are known to offer the best cost savings and Return on Investment for any company which periodically transfers ounces to gallons of fluids, flammable or otherwise.

With A Chemical Spill, Prevention Beats Cleanup

[Originally published by Industrial Safety News) The majority of chemical spill problems occur while getting the chemicals out of the drums. Many small- to moderate-sized companies rely on workers to manually lift and tip the containers and pour the chemical into a smaller drum.  Spills are inevitable, and spill kits and related equipment are necessary. […]

Safer Acetone Transfer in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Allergy Laboratories Inc., an FDA licensed pharmaceutical manufacturer of biological extracts for the diagnostic testing and therapeutic treatment of allergies, uses a GoatThroat sealed pump system to transfer acetone from 55 gallon drums to 1 gallon containers for a process to dry out pollen and mold.

The High Cost of Exposing Workers to Chemicals at the Point of Use

Every day industrial workers transfer potentially hazardous chemicals, such as solvents, acetones, lubricants, cleansers, and acids, from large drums into smaller containers, or into machinery. This transfer of chemicals at the point of use, however, can have serious consequences when manual “tip‐and‐pour” techniques or poorly designed pumps are used.

Use of Secured Sealed Pump Systems in an Explosion Proof Room

Although Design Mark Industries keeps its chemicals in a vented, explosion‐proof room, the supplier of membrane switches, keypads, and touchscreens sought to further improve the safety and efficiency of transferring acetone and acetate‐based chemicals from 55‐gallon drums into quart and 5‐gallon containers