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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.

Cascade TEK 12.2 meter Package Drop Test Video for Test Spec. PRF 12990872

Posted on Feb 11th, 2009 by admin
Hello Everyone,
Please excuse our lapse in blogging. We make our blogging return with a video about a unique package testing application we performed. The test requires a 12.2 meter Package Drop Test Video for Test Spec. PRF 12990872. This includes a temperature pre-conditioning to determine if temperature has an effect on the product at the time of impact. Enjoy the video, and send along any questions or comments.
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