ISTA-International Safe Transit Association
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International Safe Transit Association (ISTA)

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International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) is an organization focused on the specific concerns of transport packaging and their mission is to develop and deliver standards, educational programs and tools for the economic, social and environmental optimization of packaging systems. ISTA pioneered the concept of package performance testing and certification over 60 years ago and today their test procedures, standards and certification programs are at the forefront of Responsible Transport Packaging. ISTA members include shippers who manufacture and distribute products, carriers who provide the distribution means, organizations that supply packaging materials and services, and testing laboratories that perform packaged- product performance tests.