Jerrycan, plastic, rigid

last updated : 2024/02/26
Code Description Budget Price Ship. weight Ship. vol.
JERRYCAN, rigid, 20L, food grade plastic, screw cap 50mm CH 21.00 1kg 0,025m³ Add

General information

Standard rectangular shape jerrycan for individual or family water collection and storage. Round shape is also acceptable but occupies more volume to transport.

Should be supplied in large quantities only when voluminous transport can be made at reasonable cost.

The recommended size for family use is 20L.

A 50mm opening is the minimum to ensure a minimum waste of water when filling the jerrican. A smaller opening is not recommended.

Some specifications may vary with national standards and local market conditions. For locally sourced items, check the relevant national standards or specifications. Any important variation from the EIC standard needs to be approved by a specialist.



New HDPE plastic (high density polyethylene), blow molded. Recycled plastic not allowed.


Suitability for drinking water (containing no toxic elements) to be certified by approved official body.


Injection molded screw cap, leakage proof. No leakage should be found after filled with 20 liters of water for 10 minutes in upside down orientation.

Inlet/outlet size

Water inlet/outlet of 50mm inner diameter minimum.


Rectangular shape. Must stand by itself either the jerry can is empty or filled completely.


Built in handle of minimum 90mm x 30mm, without sharp angles. Handle must pass a traction test when filled with 20 liters of water for 10 min.


Weight 1kg +/-5% per piece.


Light colour only: white or yellow

UV resistance

UV treated for long term outdoor use, minimum 5 years in strongest condition.

Drop test

Should resist 2 consecutive drop tests from 1.5m high (at the lowest point), filled with 20L of water, at ambient temperature without leakage and/or damages.


Recommended packing: Bale of 6 pieces in one line side by side.