OUR STORY

Since 1911, Behrens has been producing the highest quality metal containers. The majority of our products are manufactured in the United States with a plant and distribution facility located in Winona, Minnesota. When there is work to do, tools are needed.

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FORGING THE FUTURE

Highly durable, weather, chemical and rodent resistant Behrens products are 100% recyclable. When metal products reach the end of their useful life, the materials are simply collected and recycled, again and again, with no loss of their inherent properties.

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NOT ALL STEEL IS CREATED EQUAL.

Behrens steel is more durable than plastic and resistant to:

RODENTS

RUST

ODOR

Metalware Classics

SIMPLY A BETTER CHOICE THAN PLASTIC

Proudly made in Winona, Minnesota, Behrens is committed to creating industrial metalware, using the best galvanized materials, craftsmanship and design. Our handcrafted products often involve age-old techniques and traditional methods of production. Our Cans, Tubs, Pails and specialty products carry a rich history of use, often passed down through generations. You can trust Behrens, as our skills have been honed with over 100 years of practice.
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GALVANIZED SHEET VS. HOT DIPPED

Galvanized Sheet Steel – Coils of sheet steel are galvanized at the mill. Coating thickness is more consistent.
Hot Dipped Galvanizing – The container is dipped in a bath of molten zinc to coat and seal. Zinc protects from rust and corrosion.