Packaging for Category A infectious substances must be certified by an independent laboratory as meeting the applicable triple packaging regulations of IATA (for air shipments) and DOT (for domestic ground shipments). In general, the required triple packaging includes: leak-proof 95 kPa primary receptacle(s); leak-proof 95 kPa (14psi) secondary packaging; absorbent material of sufficient quantity to absorb the entire contents of the primary receptacle(s); an itemized list of contents; and a properly labeled shipping carton.
Polar Tech offers a broad array of certified packaging Models for use in transporting Category A infectious substances. The Models shown on this page will accommodate a wide range of primary receptacles. Select the Model (under Ambient, Cool or Frozen) that meets your requirements.
NOTE: The Models shown on this page are the most popular. If one of these Models does not meet your criteria, contact us for information about other available Models.
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