"We needed a company that had the experience to manage hazardous chemicals and could ship orders quickly in an error-free manner…Rinchem exceeded my expectations."

Director of Logistics, Major Supplier to Commercial Printing Industry
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Chemical and Specialty Materials Transportation

Rinchem safely and efficiently transports millions of pounds of chemicals, hazardous and non-hazardous materials each year. We are a national bonded carrier for transportation. We maintain a specialized fleet of tractors and trailers for local, 24-hour, just-in-time delivery, and over-the-road transportation.

We have been awarded the highest rating given by the Department of Transportation, the DOT Federal Highway Administration Satisfactory Rating because of our outstanding safety record over the past 20+ years of operation regarding transportation of hazardous materials and waste. We are proud to offer your company safe and reliable service.

Rinchem's excellence in transportation is founded on our fleet's safety features and our commitment to our drivers.

Safety Features

Rinchem is dedicated to protecting our customers products, as well as assuring the safety of all individuals handling the product and the environment. We are HM-232 certified and operate in complete compliance with all federal, state and local laws and regulations.

Our vehicle safety features include such technologies as:

  • Temperature control
  • Emergency spill containment equipment
  • Vapor vents and skylights 
  • Rigid door frames and air ride suspension
  • Double E-track load locks
  • Sealed floors
  • Secondary containment dams

Additionally our over-the-road (OTR) refrigerated trailers and dry van trailers are equipped with GPS technology. Our OTR trucks are equipped with both on-board computers and GPS, which allow for real time reporting of shipment status.

Driver Commitment

Rinchem sponsors a driver safety program that rewards drivers for being excellent representatives of Rinchem. This program, appropriately called "Ambassadors of the Road," promotes safe, courteous driving, and remarkable customer relations among our drivers.

Recently one of our drivers achieved the ultimate milestone in this program. Joe Ojeda received the official title of "Ambassador of the Road" when he reached 1,000,000 miles. Read Joe's story and see the reward for his great achievement.


Case Studies

A major supplier of chemicals to the commercial printing industry decided to outsource distribution in the Texas area. Some product lines included hazardous materials that required specialized transportation and handling capabilities. "We needed a company that had the experience to manage hazardous chemicals and could ship orders quickly in an error-free manner," said the company’s director of logistics. Rinchem exceeded expectations, while coming in nearly 15 percent below the nearest competitive quote, according to the company’s director of logistics...

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