The International standard that requires the heat treatment of wood pallets is ISPM-15.
ISPM-15 is currently being enforced in almost every major importing country in the world. After treatment, ISPM-15 requires that the heat treated pallets are marked in a visible location with a legible and permanent mark approved by the International Plant Protection Convention.
Due to the fact that the international standards for wood packaging are continually evolving, The Nelson Company requests that you download the following files for the latest update and other modifications:
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If you are interested in learning more about these new standards for solid wood packaging material, please let us know by contacting:
The Nelson Company
(410) 477-3000 x115
The Nelson Company is positioned to assist you with your import/export packaging needs and offers a multitude of transport packaging solutions that comply with the new standards.