ISTA FAQ

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[/vc_column_text][vc_toggle title=”What does ISTA stand for?” color=”Default”]International Safe Transit Association[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”When should I consider ISTA Testing?” color=”Default”]The most efficient time to consider ISTA certification is before shipping the product. This is done in an effort to identify any problem areas with the package and/or product before actual shipment takes place thus saving time and money by correcting any problems before actual shipment.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”Which test method should I use?” color=”Default”]You may review “Guidelines for Selecting and Using ISTA Projects and Procedures” by clicking here or contact us for a free consultation on which method is best for you. You may also review the various ISTA Test Procedures on this website under “Pre-Shipment Tests” or visit the ISTA website at www.ista.org for further information.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”How many samples must be tested to obtain ISTA certification?” color=”Default”]In most cases a single sample is all that is needed to obtain ISTA certification (reference individual test method for exceptions). ISTA suggests that more than one sample is tested to be statistically significant.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”Do I need to provide anything besides a test sample to Pro-Pack in order to obtain an ISTA certification?” color=”Default”]Yes. A completed ISTA Test Request Form for the applicable test series.[/vc_toggle][/vc_column][/vc_row]