Hoover Materials Handling Group is the only intermediate bulk container (IBC) manufacturer in North America to become a Responsible Care partner with the American Chemistry Council. Hoover s participation in this program emphasizes continuous improvement in the areas of pollution prevention, safety, product stewardship and health issues involving workers and the public at large. Hoover Materials provides industrial packaging and services to the chemical, petrochemical and food markets. Hoover Materials manufactures thousands of stainless steel, aluminum, mild steel and exotic alloy intermediate bulk containers and bins each year. The company operates an ISO 9001 facility certified by the International Organization for Standardization and provides multiple IBC s and drum selections, parts, accessories, rental and used equipment and a worldwide network of distribution and collection centers.