How to ship to Avantor®

Instructions for inbound shipments

Please refer to the following instructions for inbound shipments to the following locations:

  • Paris, KY
  • Phillipsburg, NJ
  • Solon, OH
  • Aurora, OH
  • Sanborn, NY


Less Than Truckload (LTL) (150 lb to 15,000 lb, or < 10 pallets)

The table below provides helpful information for shipping. The state of the Avantor site you are shipping to is listed in the first column, and your origin state is in the second. For pickups, call the applicable primary carrier using the phone number provided in the second table. If the primary carrier does not respond, call the backup carrier.

Destination State Origin States Primary Carrier Backup Carrier
KY IN, LA, SC, and Canada R&L YRC Freight
KY All other US states YRC Freight R&L
NJ CA, FL, MA, MI, NJ, OH, PA, TN, TX R&L YRC Freight
NJ All other US states and Canada YRC Freight R&L
OH All US states and Canada YRC Freight R&L
NY All US states and Canada YRC Freight R&L
Carrier Name SCAC Phone Email
R&L Carriers RLCA (800) 543-5589 [email protected]
YRC Freight RDWY (800) 610-6500 [email protected] OR [email protected]


Full Truck Load (FTL) Quantities (15,000 lb to 38,500 lb, or > 10 pallets)

Please contact the FTL carrier per instructions from your sourcing manager or buyer or as detailed on the purchase order. If no carrier is specified please set up the shipment using the information below.

Destination State Carrier Email Phone  
KY, NJ BNSF [email protected] (844) 797-8187
OH, NY CH Robinson [email protected] (610)-260-6100

Please note the bill of lading as “Bill Collect” for shipments to all Avantor sites. Our bill to company and address are:

VWR International
C/O Intelligent Audit
365 W. Passaic St, Suite 455
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662


Ground Parcel Collect (1 to 10 packages with total weight of 150 lbs or less). No more than 5 Haz Mat packages per parcel shipment. Billing zip code is 19087.

Destination Primary Carrier Account # Backup Carrier Account #
Paris, KY UPS Parcel 409293 Fed Ex 040502637   
Phillipsburg, NJ UPS Parcel AR6969 Fed Ex 018100347
Solon, OH UPS Parcel 305R3A Fed Ex 242594835
Aurora, OH UPS Parcel 305R3A Fed Ex 242594835
Sanborn, NY UPS Parcel 305R3A Fed Ex 242594835

Avantor®, a Fortune 500 company, is a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the biopharma, healthcare, education & government, and advanced technologies & applied materials industries. Our portfolio is used in virtually every stage of the most important research, development and production activities in the industries we serve. One of our greatest strengths comes from having a global infrastructure that is strategically located to support the needs of our customers. Our global footprint enables us to serve more than 225,000 customer locations and gives us extensive access to research laboratories and scientists in more than 180 countries. We set science in motion to create a better world.