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2024 Annual Protocol Review

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ISTAEF Fundraising Event at the 2024 ISTA Forum

Join us in San Diego to help raise funds for undergraduate research grants and scholarships.

ISTA PCW-02 Shipping & Distribution Risk Assessment Whitepaper

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January In-Touch e-newsletter

Check out the latest ISTA news in this edition of our In-Touch e-newsletter!

ISTA 2024 European Board

ISTA welcomes new officers and members-at-large to the 2024 European Board!

Package Design and Testing Solutions

Getting Started with Design & Testing

The packaging world continues to face new challenges as both society and retail evolve and designing for transit is essential. Gaining insight into supply chain hazards and ensuring the most appropriate design tool is leveraged are critical to success.

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ISTA Test Procedures

Design tools, such as pre-shipment distribution testing, help confirm insights and offer a valuable understanding of packaged-product performance. Ensuring you select the correct ISTA test procedure for your desired outcome is important.

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Making Package Testing Easier with PackSight

PackSight, a new online test planning and reporting platform for ISTA test procedures makes testing even easier for you and your team!

New: Web-based test reporting now available for 3A!

Coming soon: Custom test planning

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Certification Programs

ISTA offers certification of testing laboratories, transit-testing and professionals.

Looking for an ISTA certified testing laboratory or packaging services?

Locate a testing laboratory capable of performing the testing you require or companies to help you with package design, test equipment, packaging supplies and much more!

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ISTA values providing education, training, and support to the global transport packaging community. From ISTA's Forum, international symposiums, focused webinars and certification and training programs, we offer many opportunities for packaging professionals to learn, excel, network, and stay close to industry trends and solutions.

Online Library

The ISTA library contains hundreds of papers, presentations, case studies, white papers and recorded webinars from the best minds in the industry. It is your resource and is a wealth of knowledge and information for anyone involved in transport packaging. Members receive free access to most items. Not an ISTA member? Join ISTA today!