Dry Ice Shipments

There are a few packaging methods that are necessary to do before shipping your Dry ice items.

LEMAN recommend the following packing procedure for packing of Dry ice items.

If you wish to have the possibility to keep the parcel on a keep cool service or to have the option service to re-ice your shipment, you will have to choose our LEMAN Airfreight solution.

If you have any doubt in relation to the choice of service or any questions, please do not hesitate to contact customer service on +70 247 247.

Marking up your shipments

In order to handle your Dry ice parcels correct and according to law, you will need to mark up your shipment correct.

If you look at the image shown to the right, you would notice that the shipment package has a label that says UN 1845. This code is necessary as per as the International Air Transport Association (IATA) dangerous goods regulations. You have to mention the following markings on the outer packaging of all IATA dry ice shipments:

  1. ”Dry Ice” or “Carbon Dioxide Solid” along with the code UN 1845 should be present.
  2. Net weight of dry ice should be displayed in kilograms.
  3. Name and address of the shipper and recipient should be clearly mentioned on the outer box area.