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ISTA 6-Amazon.com-SIOC

The laboratory at RISE Packaging Science Centre is certified by ISTA. It is one of the most well equipped and advanced laboratories in all of Scandinavia and specialises in simulating various transport conditions. We conduct transport tests in controlled climatic conditions, as per international standards, to ensure that your packaging protects the product all the way through its distribution cycle.

Cause

Test method that certifies packaging that is used for distribution in Amazon e-commerce. The test verifies that the packaging can withstand all the demands during its distribution cycle within the Amazon e-commerce distribution chain.

Benefit

Obtaining a certificate of clearance from Amazon for your packaging.

Method

A complete transport test simulates the entire distribution cycle from the manufacturer to the end user and various standard tests can be carried out to simulate parts or whole of the transport cycle. Depending on the weight and dimensions of your packaging, the following tests are of relevance. 

Climate conditioning

Shock test

Compression test (Vertical and Horizontal)

Vibration tests with and without top load

Integrity test (Leakage)

Deliveries

Test results that can be used to obtain a clearance certificate from Amazon.com.

Ordering

Please feel free to contact us at forpackningsprovningen@ri.se to discuss about which standard test methods suit your packaging/transport cycle the best.

Facts

Service

Testing according to ISTA 6-Amazon.com-SIOC, Ships In Own Container.

Type

Testing/Analysis/Evaluation

Innovation area

Bioeconomy, Packaging, Logistics and transportation

Standards

  • ASTM D4169-16, ETSI EN 300 019-2-2, Innventia Standard STD 40-10, ISTA.

Price

Price on tender

Delivery time

The tests take about 2 – 4 weeks to perform depending on chosen test methods and number of boxes to be tested.

Preparations

No preparation needed

Contact person

Elina Daleflod

Laboratorieingenjör

+46 10 228 45 59
elina.daleflod@ri.se

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