ASTM D5276: drop test of loaded containers

ASTM D5276: drop test of loaded containers

The ASTM D5276 standard is a protocol for testing the strength and protective ability of packaged products when exposed to a sudden shock resulting from a free-fall impact. This procedure provides guidance on how to perform free fall or drop test by allowing a company...
Drop test: why carry it out and how

Drop test: why carry it out and how

The drop test or free fall test is one of the most applied tests in the industry of transport simulation and packaging optimization. This test allows us to know how a vertical drop can affect the integrity of the packaging and the goods inside. As such, it provides...
UPS drop test: all you need to know

UPS drop test: all you need to know

Nowadays, the priority for major transport companies is to guarantee that the safety of their products will not be compromised during the distribution cycle. Shocks, drops and vibrations can threaten the goods in transit, leading to unnecessary costs and an unhappy...