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LPS Industries Hazardous Packaging Solution Celebrates 40 Years, Still Going Strong

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the DOT-E 8249 Exemption Package which was originally invented by LPS Industries for UPS.

(Moonachie, NJ – April 2016) It’s been 40 years since LPS Industries set out to solve a problem facing the world’s largest freight carriers. LPS accepted and met the challenge of developing a safe and proven method of packaging hazardous materials that did not have to be segregated by shippers. The result was the DOT-SP 8249 exempt UN packaging system which established and remains the gold standa