Wood packaging needs fumigation

Wood package fumigation is a technical measure to kill pests, pathogens or other harmful organisms in a closed place by using compounds such as fumigants. For the export goods with wooden package, it is necessary to stop the disposal of the wooden package before shipment.


Wood package fumigation is a kind of forced measure to avoid harmful diseases and insect pests and harm forest resources of importing countries. Therefore, for the export goods with wooden packaging, it is necessary to stop the treatment of wood packaging before shipment. Fumigation is a way of treatment.


General access to materials used for packing, bedding, supporting and strengthening goods. For example, wooden boxes, wooden crates, wooden pallets, dunnages, barrels, wooden squares, sleepers, wood liners, wooden shafts, wooden pavilions, logs, etc. should be fumigated.


According to the rules of the General Administration of quality supervision, inspection and Quarantine of the people's Republic of China, the wooden packaging of the goods to be shipped to the European Union, Canada, the United States, Australia and other countries shall be stamped with IPPC special logo before shipment. Wooden packaging must be processed wood, not with bark and so on.


Wooden packaging exported to Canada, the United States, Australia and other countries or customers request for fumigation goods, all need to force request for fumigation. Among them, the export goods to the United States and Canada must have the fumigation certificate issued by the commodity inspection.