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Temperature Control Regulations (TCR)

​​The Temperature Control Regulations (TCR) lays the foundation for the safe and efficient transportation of pharmaceuticals

The Global Standard for the Safe Transportation of Healthcare Products

Transporting healthcare products by air requires the establishment of complex logistical processes to maintain shipment integrity. Phamaceutical shipments require including specific equipment, storage facilities, harmonized handling procedures  to ensure the integrity of pharmaceutical shipments. 
 
The TCR is a comprehensive guide designed to enable stakeholders involved in the transport and handling of pharmaceutical product to safely meet the requirements.  

The TCR provides you access to the most current and efficient practices for your pharma operations and an integral tool to achieve cost savings and avoiding delays by guaranteeing your shipments are problem-free and compliant with international or local regulations. The TCR includes: 

  • Up-to-date airline and government requirements pertaining to the transport of healthcare and phara products
  • Requirements on handling, marking & labeling
  • Necessary packaging requirements
  • Information on handling procedures
  • The necessary documentation needed when transporting healthcare products 

Whether you are a shipper, a freight forwarder, an airline, or shipper, the TCR is your essential guide for the for optimizing the transport of pharma shipments.

TCR Downladable Resources

More on Temperature Control

For more infrmation on IATA's involvement in the transport of perishable and time sensitive goods please visit our Pharma page or click for our Live Animals & Perishables Board (LAPB) page. For information on IATA training please visit our Cargo Training Page.

Products & Pricing

 

Product Details
Media: ePCR/eTCR (CD ROM) Combo
Edition: 2016 (4th edition)
Language: English
Regular Price: US $430
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details
Media: eTCR Software Application (CD ROM)
Edition: 2016 (4th edition)
Language: English
Regular Price: US $265
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details
Media: eTCR Software Application (Web Download)
Edition: 2016 (4th edition)
Language: English
Regular Price: US $260
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details
Media: Printed Manual
Edition: 2016
Language: English
Regular Price: US $240
Note: Discounts are available for IATA member airlines as well as other organizations affiliated with IATA.
Product Details
Media: e-Book
Edition: 2016 (4th edition)
Language: English
Regular Price: $220
Note: IATA E-BOOKS CAN ONLY BE USED ON A SINGLE DEVICE. WE STRONGLY SUGGEST VISITING WWW.IATA.ORG/E-BOOKS TO GET COMPLETE INFORMATION ON IATA E-BOOKS BEFORE PURCHASING.

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