Specimen Transport Packaging
Specializing in the development and distribution of Cat A (UN 2900, UN 2814), Cat B (UN 3373) and Exempt (Patient Specimen) shipping solutions. Packaging developed in accordance to the regulations set forth by the USDOT, Transport Canada, ICAO and IATA.
Biological substances are assigned to one of the following categories: Category A Infectious substance, Category B Infectious substance, Exempt patient specimens, Biologic not regulated for transport.
Category A Infectious substances are infectious substances in a form capable of causing permanent disability, life-threatening of fatal disease in otherwise healthy humans or animals when exposure to it occurs. (49 CFR 173.134, TDGR 1.4, ICAO 2.6.3, IATA 3.6.2)
Category B Infectious substances are not in a form generally capable of causing permanent disability or life-threatening or fatal disease in otherwise healthy humans or animals when exposure to it occurs (49 CFR 137.134 (a) (1) (ii), TDGD 1.4, IATA 18.104.22.168.2.2, ICAO 2;6 22.214.171.124)