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Shipping Colored Gemstones


#1

I remember reading something about this subject before, but cannot
locate the … Which companies are safe to use when
shipping colored stones? I know there is at least one company that
x-rays the items and this can cause the stones to change color. Am I
safe using FedEx?


#2

The US Postal System is the only organization currently using x-rays
on packaging. We ship stuff FedEx all the time and have never had a
problem.

Daniel R. Spirer, GG
Spirer Somes Jewelers
1794 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140
617-491-6000
@spirersomes
www.spirersomes.com


#3
  The US Postal System is the only organization currently using
x-rays on packaging.  

I’ve been shipping some things via USPS, and never thought of this
problem. What stones are known to be affected by this treatment?

Tas
www.earthlywealth.com