Shipping containers like drums, pails, and totes are used in a host of industries for the storage and transport of bulk dry materials and liquids. What are the best methods for screening these containers for shipment on passenger airlines?
Shipping drums (also known as barrels) come in different sizes, materials, and types. They are used to transport and store liquids and dry bulk materials such as liquids, powders, granule compounds, chemicals, product parts, and food ingredients. Hazardous materials are also stored and transported in drums. STEEL SHIPPING DRUMS Steel drums are extremely durable. Stronger […]
Dogs are more than man’s best friend, they may just be the best friend of shippers, freight forwarders, and air carriers as well. K9 screening may be one of the quickest ways to meet the new all-cargo aircraft mandate and avoid cargo backlogs, carrier delays, and increased transit times.
Commercial Freight Services (CFS) is proud to announce the addition of TSA Certified Canine Air Cargo Screening to the services they provide to exporters, freight forwarders and air carriers.
A dogs’ sense of smell is 10,000 to 100,000 times more powerful than that of a human. They have 300 million scent receptors in their nose and the part of a dog’s brain that processes scent is 40 times larger than ours. That and their eagerness to work and to please make them indispensable for sniffing out […]
International air transportation standards mandate that 100% of international all-cargo aircraft flights receive the same level of security screening and scrutiny that cargo shipments on passenger fights undergo now. The deadline for meeting that mandate is June 30, 2021. There are two paths to U.S. compliance with this mandate; screen 100% of cargo before it […]