Injection-Molded Carts handle residential waste.

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MegaKart(TM) carts are available in 65-gal and 96-gal models, with capacities of 230 and 335 lb, respectively. Injection molded from high-density polyethylene, they are compatible with automated and semi-automated American Standard lifts. Lids are domed for water deflection and allow carts to be over-packed. Double lip on inside of lids keeps insects out and odor in. MegaKarts include snap-on, molded HDPT wheels, and zinc-plated, solid steel axles.

Original Press Release:

New! Akro-Mils Megakart(TM) Waste Handling Carts Deliver Superior Performance, Cost Efficiency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AKRON, OH (October 2003) - Akro-Mils, a leading source for waste handling and transport products, introduces the new 65-gallon and 96-gallon MegaKart(TM) line of injection-molded residential waste handling carts. The MegaKart combines the economy of injection molding with design features that reduce onsite assembly by 30 percent!

Combined with the new BossKart(TM) line of rotationally-molded waste carts, Akro-Mils offers the industry's best innovations for selection, strength, performance, and efficiency.

The MegaKart fits needs of both the residential customer and the waste hauler. MegaKarts are highly maneuverable and compatible with the full range of American Standard lifts from fully automated to semi-automated. Unique design features allow it to be shipped with factory-installed lids and rotating latch bars. Molded-in, anti-jam stops permit the carts to be shipped in six high stacks for efficient trailer cubing.

The MegaKart is molded from high-density polyethylene for exceptional durability and strength. The comfortable, full-width handle gives excellent control of a fully loaded cart. The lid is domed for strength, water deflection and allows the cart to be over-packed. A doutble lip on the inside of the lid keeps insects out and odor in. Special lid and side panels allow hot stamp identification with numbers and logos. Both the 65- and 96-galloon models are available in a selection of colors.

Rated with load capacities of 230 and 335 pounds respectively, the MegaKart is equipped with large, snap-on molded HDPE wheels. Axles are zinc-plated solid steel for strength and long-lasting durability.

Akro-Mils, a Myers Industries, inc. company (NYSE: MYE), manufactures a wide range of plastic and metal storage, organization, waste transport, and material handling products for use in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets. For more information, contact Akro-Mils at 800-253-2467, fax (330) 761-6348, or log on to our web site at

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