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Bags, 95kPa

Therapak’s 95 kPa transport pouches and bags are ideal to use as a secondary leakproof packaging in accordance with the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) regulations for shipping Biological Substances. DOT and IATA shipping regulations require that specimens classified as UN3373 Biological Substance, Category B are transported in either a primary receptacle or secondary packaging that has passed the 95 kPa pressure differential test as a part of the triple packaging regulations.

  • Meets DOT and IATA requirements
  • Integrated absorbent sheet
  • Unique ‘quick tear’ opening feature

Therapak offers the innovative, award-winning Shuttlepouch for use with kits and packaging that require compliance to IATA Packing Instructions 650 for specimens classified as UN3373 Biological Substance, Category B.

The space-saving Shuttlepouch offers a vast reduction in plastic usage. It is easy to use and has a preinserted absorbent. It is ideal for shipping specimens back to the lab in the original kit packaging or alternate shippers. When ready to use, simply insert the specimen tube, follow the closing instructions printed on the pouch, and complete the kit packing instructions for secure and compliant transport. The pouch features an easy to open tear area to quickly access the specimen tube and facilitate processing when the samples arrive at the lab.

The 95 kPa Shuttlepouch is available in two sizes:

Part No. Description Dimensions Packaging
155173 For tube sizes up to 20 mm Dia. X 110 mm 59 mm x 190 mm 1000/case
155174 For tube sizes up to 32 mm Dia. X 105 mm 90 mm x 190 mm 1000/case

95 kPa Transport Bag

These 95 kPa certified bags feature a patented leak-resistant seal. Specimen tube(s) and other materials can be securely sealed within the front pocket of the bag by peeling away the white adhesive liner and folding the adhesive down to cover the opening. The 7” x 11” size includes a convenient back pocket that can be used to hold a patient requisition form.

Watch a short video of the pressure testing of the Therapak 95kPa Adhesive Seal Bag.

Part No. Description Dimensions Packaging
15650 95kPa Two-Pocket Bag 7 x 11″ 100/pack
15652 95kPa Two-Pocket Bag and Absorbent Pad* 7 x 11″ 100/case
15654 95kPa Two-Pocket Bag with Tube Shuttle and Absorbent Pad* 7 x 11″ 100/case
15655 95kPa Two-Pocket Bag and Aqui-Pak 4 Bay Pouch* 7 x 11″ 100/case
15674 95kPa Single Pocket Bag 12 x 15″ 250/case
15690 95kPa Single Pocket Bag 13 x 18″ 250/case

* Absorbent and Tube Shuttle products are not inserted into the 7 x 11″ 95kPa bag