Packaging standard


5 Rules to follow when packing a postal item on your own

  1. 1
    Select the correct box size

    Use a corrugated cardboard box; it should not be deformed, torn or have wet spots or slits. The box should have straight stiffeners
  2. 2
    Check the size minimal size:
    • 2.1
      11×11 cm the size of the box
    • 2.2
      the postal item correspond
  3. 3
    Additionally packing for fragile postal items

    Glass, porcelain and other fragile items need to be wrapped on all sides with at least 3 layers of soft filler. If there are several items, each needs to be packed separately
  4. 4
    Firmly fasten the items inside the box

    Put the filler into all the gaps in the box. The postal item should not move inside during transportation
  5. 5
    Select an envelope and a bag for documents and textiles

    Put the documents into a cardboard envelope, while clothes and textile are placed into a clothes bag. Do not put round, sharp or fragile items into a bag.
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