CHEP has a new container center in Southern California. ( CHEP )

CHEP has opened a container service center in the Los Angeles area to serve the company’s growing customer base in Southern California.

The facility has a high-efficiency hot water pressure washing system and uses organic cleaning chemicals to reduce its environmental impact, according to a news release.

The facility has a larger space and semi-automated cleaning equipment, helping to ensure just-in-time availability of sanitized reusable plastic containers.