NAVY - NAVSUP 4030.28E
PACKAGING OF MATERIEL
|Publication Date:||12 January 2004|
a. Implements DOD 4140.1-R, chapter 8, which establishes the Defense Packaging Policy Group (DPPG) to assure a uniform DOD approach to implementing packaging policies and packaging training programs. The DPPG is a permanent forum established to develop and recommend changes to policy, guidance, and standardization of packaging throughout the Military Services and the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).
b. Establishes joint policies for all Department of Defense (DOD) components in developing uniform requirements for packaging of materiel.
c. Provides uniform criteria for selecting and prescribing packaging.
d. Provides detailed guidance on the organization and function of the DOD Container Design Retrieval System (CDRS).
e. Establishes lead service activities for testing and evaluation (T&E) of packaging materials and processes.
Applicability. This regulation applies to all (Active and Reserve) Department of Defense components (U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, and the Defense Logistics Agency) responsible for the packaging of materiel throughout its life cycle. This regulation is applicable during full mobilization.