ISPM15- is an international standard for Phytosanitary Measures developed by the IPPC that directly addresses the need to treat wood material of a thickness greater than 6 mm, used to ship products between countries. It affects all wood packaging material (WPM) used for shipping any goods from one country to other countries will have to comply with ISPM15 – standards.
IPPC marking (symbol of protection)
The International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) Stamps can only be used on completed wood packaging being Heat Treated as per ISPM15-standards. The finished wood packaging material should be legibly and permanently marked official IPPC stamp on opposing sides by a licensed facility.