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Environmental Exposure - The Enemy of Wine

Posted on Jun 5th, 2013 by marybabitz
Environmental Exposure Hurts Wine

Vinotemp spells out the ideal environmental conditions for storing and developing wine.  Environmental exposures are major considerations in package testing performed at Cascade TEK’s Oregon and Colorado laboratories. 
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ISTA Testing Certifications & ISTA Transit Tested Logo

Posted on Oct 8th, 2012 by marybabitz
ISTA Package Testing

Q:  If I test my packages at an ISTA Certified Lab – Can I get the ISTA “Transit Tested” Logo on my packages?

A:  Only if your company is a member of ISTA.    An independent  ISTA Certified Test Lab will submit the test data to ISTA.  ISTA will issue their cert directly.    Check out page 13 of the attached ISTA Guideline for details.

Q:  Is it mandatory to  have the “Transit Tested” logo on my packages?

ISTA Package Testing - Pass or Fail?

Posted on Oct 4th, 2012 by marybabitz
ISTA Package Testing pallet shake

The link below is a great Q & A from ISTA regarding who/what determines a pass/fail when performing ISTA Package Testing.   It's a smart idea to have this criteria figured out before launching an ISTA Test Series.

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