The Delta Group of Companies comprises 5 privately owned family business operating within the industrial packaging, waste & recycling sectors.

At the heart of The Delta Group is Delta Containers (Manchester) Limited. DC M/cr (as it is know) is the UK's largest privately owned specialist IBC reconditioning & IBC service provider. Previously know as Delta Containers Limited (see DC M/cr pages for more information), DC M/cr provides corporate clients bespoke container management services and the UK's largest selection of IBC's from stock.

The Delta Groups "On-Line" retail presence is represented by Delta Containers Direct Limited. Delta Direct supply high quality IBC & drum containment bunds, new & reconditioned IBC's plus TRI-SURE branded drum parts and spare parts for most IBC makes & models.

Delta (Container) Recycling Limited supports DC M/cr clients with container disposal and recycling services. DCR produces quality HDPE & PP recyclate produced from rigorous cleaning and seperation operations.

Delta Container Manufacturing Limited was incorporated with a view to the manufacture of industrial packaging products and industrial packaging components.

Universal Pallet Services Limited is an associated family business which trades in the reuse and repair of timber and plastic pallets.

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The Delta Groups original company started trading 1983 as a small independent family business trading mainly in the reconditioning of steel 45 gallon drums. Nowadays after three decades of growth and investment the Delta Groups principle activities have grown to include:

  • The supply of complete ranges of new and reconditioned IBC's and drums to UK national and Multi-national corporations via Delta Containers (Manchester) Limited.
  • The supply of high quality IBC & drum containment bunds, new and reconditioned IBC & drum spare parts plus TRISURE branded closures ON-LINE via Delta Containers Direct Limited.
  • The supply of specialist post industrial container recycling services and the supply of quality recycled HDPE & PP flake via Delta (Container) Recycling Limited.
  • All services and products are supplied to the general manufacturing, oil, chemical, food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.