HAZMAT (U.N. Certified)
West Pack, Inc. has the expertise required to assist you with the identification and design of the correct bag for shipping your hazardous materials.
Our U.N. Certified bags have been put through a very stringent series of tests including:
- Drop Test
- Stacking Test
- Topple Test
- Righting Test
- Top Lift Test
- Tear Test
All of our U.N. Certified bags have been designed and manufactured to carry the required 6:1 safety factor as required per Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations. Additional information regarding U.N. Certification testing may be found here: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2017-title49-vol3/pdf/CFR-2017-title49-vol3-sec178-710.pdf and https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2017-title49-vol3/pdf/CFR-2017-title49-vol3-sec178-810.pdf).
The four types of U.N. Certified bulk bags are as follows:
- UN13H1 – uncoated without a liner
- UN13H2 – coated without a liner
- UN13H3 – uncoated with a liner
- UN13H4 – coated with a liner