Biomedical & Biological Packaging

UN3373 Category B Packaging
/ Exempt Specimen Shipping Kit

Item Code: PK-BIO

Components:

  • Box (9″ x 4″ x 4″)
  • 95 kPa Self-Seal Bio-Hazard Bag
  • 4-Bay Absorbent Pouch
  • Bubble Wrap

Features:

  • IATA (PI 650) & TDG (TC-125-1B;1B container) compliant for ground & air shipments
  • pre-printed required markings
  • self-sealing 95 kPa bag w/ document pouch for paperwork
  • required absorbent included w/ cushioning for fragiles

<— This handy biological packaging doubles as both a UN3373 packaging, Biological substance, Category ‘B’ box & an exempt specimen kit (for non-hazardous samples), depending on box assembly. Designed for human, animal, or laboratory samples sent for testing/analysis.

Assembled kit meets:

  • IATA Packing Instruction 650 (PI 650) & ICAO Packing Instruction 650 (PI 650) requirements - UN3373 Category B packaging for shipments by air transport
  • IATA 3.6.2.2.3.8 requirements for exempt patient specimen packaging (exempt human specimen & exempt animal specimen)
  • Transport Canada 1B container requirements (TC-125-1B) under the TDG Regulations for ground transport
Packing Instruction

Absorbent

1-Bay Absorbent Pouch (for test-tubes)

Item Code AB-TT1
Outer Pad Size 2.2" x 4.75"
Inner Pouch Size 1.75" x 4.5"
Bundle Qty 250

Designed to meet TDG & IATA packaging requirements for the separation of fragile specimen tubes in transit – pouch consists of a multi-layered polymeric material capable of absorbing the entire contents of the tube.

4-Bay Absorbent Pouch (for test-tubes)

Item Code AB-TT4
Outer Pad Size 4.75" x 7.5"
Inner Pouch Size 1.75" x 4.5"
Bundle Qty 300

Designed to meet TDG & IATA packaging requirements for the separation of fragile specimen tubes in transit – pouch consists of a multi-layered polymeric material capable of absorbing the entire contents of the tube.

95 kPa Self-Seal Plastic Bags

95 kPa Self-Seal Bio-Hazard Bag with 4-Bay Absorbent Pouch

Item Code BG-SSBIO
Inner Dimensions 6" x 9.25"
Outer Dimensions 7" x 11"
Bundle Qty 100

Our Bio-Hazard pressure bags meet secondary biological packaging requirements for shipments of biological substances.

  • • TDG & IATA compliant (95 kPa tested) biological packaging
  • • convenient self-sealing adhesive strip
  • • document pouch for requisition paperwork
  • • 4-bay absorbent pouch included

95 kPa Heat-Seal Plastic Bags

Heat Seal Pressure Bag (2.25″ x 9″)

Item Code BG-P01
Inner Dimensions 2.25" x 9"
Material Polyethylene / Nylon
Thickness 4 mil
Bundle Qty 500

Our specially designed nylon/LDPE bags meet IATA requirements (95 kPa) for shipping liquids by air transport. Use around inner containers to satisfy IATA supplementary packaging requirements (IATA 5.0.2.9.4).
Heat sealer required.

Heat Seal Pressure Bag (4″ x 9″)

Item Code BG-P02
Inner Dimensions 4" x 9"
Material Polyethylene / Nylon
Thickness 4 mil
Bundle Qty 500

Our specially designed nylon/LDPE bags meet IATA requirements (95 kPa) for shipping liquids by air transport. Use around inner containers to satisfy IATA supplementary packaging requirements (IATA 5.0.2.9.4).
Heat sealer required.

95 kPa Rigid Plastic Containers

Pressure Canisters (95 kPa)

Item Code CN-P6 CN-P8
Dimensions 5" x 6" 5" x 8.5"
Quantity per box 90 60

95 kPa-rated pressure canisters are designed as a secondary packaging for shipments of Biological Substance. These re-useable canisters are made from high-density polyethylene and feature a screw-top with o-ring rubber seal to secure specimen leakage from primary receptacles.

Why Upward Packaging?
  • Competitive Prices
  • Custom/Special Requests Available
  • Large inventory; most items ship same-day
  • Serving Canada (BC Alberta Saskatchewan Manitoba) and USA (Alaska Washington Oregon California) – now shipping worldwide!

For pricing, availability, and special requests please contact us.