Our 5 gallon (18.9 liters) White Plastic Pails (HDPE), round (80-mil wall thickness), offer high performance. From frozen to hot-filled, dry to liquid and industrial to consumer. Applications: Paints, Inks, Chemicals, Lubricants, Adhesives, Coatings, Roofing mastics, Driveway sealers, Foods, Edible oils, Flavorings, Sanitation supplies, Construction materials, Building products, Ice melt compounds, Pet food and other applications. (FDA-approved high-density polyethylene). Diameter of base: 10.5".