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CALL FOR SPEAKERS: If you would like to be considered to be a speaker at the 2015 ISTA China Packaging Symposium, please click here for more information. The deadline is August 10th. The Symposium will be held October 21-23 in Xiamen, Fuijan, China.
Posted Thursday June 18th, 2015 11:00 AM

Discover the advantages of being Certified: ISTA is offering Certified Packaging Laboratory Professional (CPLP) Webinars August 5th (Technician) and August 19th (Technologist). Click here to learn more.
Posted Tuesday June 16th, 2015 3:26 PM

ISTA’s 2016 TransPack Forum CALL FOR SPEAKERS: If you have an interesting and informative topic or case study related to the economic, social or environmental optimization of packaging systems and would like to be a speaker at ISTA's TransPack Forum, we want to hear from you! To be considered, click here to send us your title and abstract. Contact Lisa Bonsignore if you have any further questions.
Posted Monday June 1st, 2015 9:46 AM

Need another 2015 Resource Book? The Resource Book contains ISTA’s test procedures and projects, Guidelines for Selecting and Using ISTA Test Procedures and Projects as well as a section dedicated to our Certified Laboratories. Members and non-members, please visit the E-Market to place your order. Prices for additional copies of the Resource Books are: Member - $100; Non-Member - $325.
Posted Wednesday April 15th, 2015 11:21 AM

GreenBlue is excited to announce that ISTA members can now receive the same 15% discount as SPC members to a single seat COMPASS® license. COMPASS® (Comparative Packaging Assessment) is an online life cycle assessment (LCA) tool for packaging designers and engineers to assess the human and environmental impacts of their package designs. For a free trial or to learn more about COMPASS®, visit or contact Minal Mistry at
Posted Wednesday April 15th, 2015 11:15 AM

Air Transport Study Now Available- A study was recently conducted by the packaging program at Cal Poly State University in conjunction with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to characterize the environmental conditions packages are likely to experience during normal conditions of air transport.
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