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ISPM-15 (International Phytosanitary Measure 15) is a regulation concerning treatment of wood packaging against insects. It is mandatory to treat wood packaging for export in accordance with ISPM-15. This regulation is necessary to prevent the spread of detrimental insects. Wood that has been treated in accordance with ISPM-15, is recognizable by the IPPC-sing.

EWS Belgium is an acknowledged company that can carry out ISPM-15 treatments. At the moment, the only allowed ISPM-15 treatment is a heat treatment. This means that we heat the wood up to 56°C during at least 30 minutes. This way, the insects in the wood are killed in every stage of life, including the eggs.

EWS Group can carry out an ISPM-15 treatment on:

  • Dunnage
  • Pallets
  • Wooden cases
  • Etc.

Would you like to know more about our ISPM-15 treatments or do you have any questions? Go to EWS ISPM-15 treatment or contact us!