The Role of Vibration Testing in Ensuring Package Integrity

The Role of Vibration Testing in Ensuring Package Integrity

At Pro Pack Test Lab, located in the St. Louis area, we understand the vital importance of package integrity in the shipping and logistics industry. One of the essential tests we conduct to ensure the durability and reliability of packaging is vibration testing. This...
The Role of ISTA Certification in Transportation Packaging

The Role of ISTA Certification in Transportation Packaging

One of the largest challenges of commerce is ensuring that products reach customers safely and intact. This is an ongoing focus of merchants, shippers, customers and economic. With the rise of e-commerce and global trade, the demand for robust packaging solutions to...
Box Compression Tests and Drop Box Tests in Package Testing

Box Compression Tests and Drop Box Tests in Package Testing

Ensuring the integrity and durability of boxes is paramount in the world of shipping and commerce. Whether it’s protecting fragile items during transit or maintaining the structural integrity of bulk shipments, comprehensive testing methods are indispensable....
Decoding ISTA Shipping Standards: A Comprehensive Guide

Decoding ISTA Shipping Standards: A Comprehensive Guide

In the world of logistics and shipping, understanding the International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) standards is essential. These standards ensure that products are packaged and transported safely, minimizing product damage during transit. Whether you’re a...
Ensuring Safety and Compliance Through IBC Testing

Ensuring Safety and Compliance Through IBC Testing

Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) play a crucial role in the safe transportation and storage of various liquids, powders, and granular materials. To ensure the reliability and compliance of these containers, rigorous testing procedures are essential. Pro Pack...
Understanding National Motor Freight Classification Rule 181

Understanding National Motor Freight Classification Rule 181

National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) Rule 181 is a crucial regulatory standard within the freight and shipping industry that plays a pivotal role in determining the classification of various commodities. Understanding its implications, applicability, and the...